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    "This Silver Fox Farm has the most expensive live stock exhibit in the world. --Denver, Colo." Panning shot of a fox farm. High angle shot of some of the cages. Various shots of the foxes running around in cages. "They're worth $1,000 each, (on the hoof)." C/U of lots of baby fox cubs being held on a table to show the camera. "Iodine prevents a dreadful skin infection that spoils their beautiful tails - -" C/U of iodine being painted onto the tail of one of the foxes. "--and like all good children, a pill at bedtime --" M/S of the men (dressed like cowboys) giving a fox a pill. C/U of fox's mouth being prized open. A pill is pushed into its mouth. "--and mother puts them to bed." M/S of mother foxes with young in their mouths inside a cage.

    Note: Part of a "Walter Futter's Curiosities" film - presumably bought in by Pathe for reuse.

    Amber tinted print.

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    British Pathé
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    Available on request
    Film ID:
    Black & White
    Time in/Out:
    01:34:10:00 / 01:35:27:00
    EP 297
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    EP 297
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    Science & Technology
    Hospitals, Medicines & Operations Coal Mines and Farms America Rural America Rural America
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    0:01 0:02 0:03 0:04

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