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    Titles read: "FUR AND FANCIERS".


    Various shots of rabbits being peered at and examined at some kind of rabbit, mouse and guinea pig show. Judges look at rabbits on tables. A man holds a rabbit while a woman blows on its fur. Another man looks at a rabbit then we pan across to show he has 2 mice crawling over his hat. Another man has a tiny mouse with sprightly whiskers peeking out of his top pocket - very cute.

    A woman in a fur hat, cape and gloves looks at a rabbit held by a judge - probably rabbit fur. A schoolboy holds a mouse on his hand while an old woman shakes with laughter. A middle-aged woman reads a book on 'Mice For The Hobbyist, Exhibitor and Scientist'. C/U of a mouse on her shoe. A woman in a white fur hat and mittens looks at a white rabbit in a cage.

    Another shot of the middle-aged woman reading the mouse book; cut to C/U of the squeaker crawling up her leg. Two women in fur hats and accessories pet a guinea pig. A small girl with a teddy bear strokes a white rabbit. General view of people standing by cages at the show. C/U of the mouse disappearing up the leg and under the skirt of the middle-aged woman. C/U of her face as she reacts - not too strongly. Maybe she doesn't mind.

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    British Pathé
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    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Film ID:
    Black & White
    Time in/Out:
    01:29:12:00 / 01:30:48:00
    NP 123
    Sort Number:
    NP 123
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    Sport & Leisure Fashion & Music Lifestyle & Culture Entertainment & Humour Trade & Industry
    fur presentation fur fur
  • Stills

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

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