Leslie Weston. Part of MILES AND SMILES issue.
Pathe Studios, London.
Comedian and variety entertainer, Leslie Weston in a set that looks like an upmarket drawing room. A pianists sits at a grand piano behind him.
Leslie delivers a comic monologue with a holiday / seaside...
Jokes written in intertitles - in retrospect not very funny!
Nice story about Barn Owls with dubbed sound.
Early French comedy film - horse drawn chase scenes create havoc in the streets.
Two clowns on stage wearing large gloves, performing a comic boxing act.
Early French comedy film - The Runaway Cyclist.
Early film - Chasing The Moth. Two men create havoc trying to catch a moth in a room.
Early comedy film - The Village Fire. A volunteer fire brigade find they aren't up to the job.
Quirky item showing a man pushing pea, bending nails and lifting another man with one hand.