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  • Description

    Dice.

    Two men play dice for money. Various shots of dice in Snakes and Ladders and ludo. C/U of a large dice, a diagram shows how opposite sides always add up to seven. M/S of sketch showing that the dice came from the early Greeks, and were made from animal bone, the game was to toss and catch them. M/S book about dice. Diagrams and sketches show how they can be used to tell a fortune. M/S of a loaded dice. A girl asks the dice for advice on clothes, cartoon dice turns into mouth and says "you're asking me!?"

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  • Data

    Archive
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    10/07/1941
    Sound:
    Sound
    Media URN:
    43343
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Film ID:
    1308.02
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration
    00:01:48:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:01:40:00 / 01:03:28:00
    Canister:
    NSP 275
    Sort Number:
    NSP 275
  • Appears in...

    Categories
    Sport & Leisure Lifestyle & Culture
    WorkSpaces
    ENT - FAMILY GAMES/MUSIC
  • Stills

    0:01 0:02 0:03 0:04

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