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    Item title reads - Hypnotist at large!

    Paris, France.

    M/S of hypnotist the Great Robert sitting at a cafe table accepting a light from a man on the next table, the man slumps in his chair as if asleep. M/S of the men lined up on stage the Great Robert is walking around putting them to sleep. M/S as he hypnotises a man who falls backwards. C/U of the hypnotist's eyes. M/S man falling. M/S of the stage with all the men lying prostrate. C/U of a hypnotised man taking off his pullover. M/S as they all make rowing movements on the stage.

    C/U one of the men, C/U of the Great Robert. C/U of a man wearing a Gendarme type hat posing in a statuesque position. M/S of a hypnotised man playing imaginary musical instrument. C/U one of the men who is "plucking a harp". M/S man playing "trombone". M/S of a girl conducting frantically. C/U of the man playing the trombone really going to town. M/S man playing a "Violin". M/S man laying prostrate in the aisle he is one of the audience, a girl is also asleep in her seat. L/S of the man sitting up and looking round, wondering what had happened.

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    British Pathé
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    Available on request
    Film ID:
    Black & White
    Time in/Out:
    01:53:19:00 / 01:54:12:00
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    MAGIC Hypnotism
  • Stills

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

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