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    Title reads: "With Mr J.H. Dowd, the well-known Children's Artist."

    Mr Dowd stands by a tree outside a children's playground sketching. C/U of the artist frantically sketching whilst smoking a pipe. C/U of a child with a puppy. Shot of a baby in a pram looking at a newspaper. C/U smiling baby. Mr Dowd shows the children his sketches - they are not particularly interested. The artist sketches a child buying balloons from an elderly lady. C/U of his sketch. He sketches a child throwing bread to ducks on a lake. C/U of child. Mr Dowd surrounded by young boys. He gives one of the younger ones a penny. Almost looks like they are crowding around autograph hunting. C/U shots of Mr Dowd painting and drawing and shots of his work.

    Mr Dowd is seen skulking around, looks a bit suspicious at times.

    Nice shots of children in this film.

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  • Data

    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    1920 - 1929
    Media URN:
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Film ID:
    Black & White
    Time in/Out:
    01:00:01:00 / 01:03:09:00
    EP 023
    Sort Number:
    EP 023
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    j h dowd
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    0:01 0:02 0:03 0:04

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