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    Item title reads - Ascot rehearsal for the big Circus.

    Ascot, Berkshire.

    M/S as 22 year old Patricia Bourne tames lions at the Bertram Mills' circus. They are standing with their front paws on stools and growling a lot. M/S as she cracks the whip and scratches one on the head with a stick. M/S as one jumps through a hoop then moves to stand on two stools, she strokes it then climbs on its back. M/S of a clown making his wig stand on end as he watches.

    M/S of baby elephants running around a ring. They stand on stools and lift their legs in the air then sit on their stools and stand on their back legs. M/S as they balance on each other and he climbs on top of them.

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  • Data

    Archive
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    16/12/1935
    Sound:
    Sound
    Media URN:
    12133
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Film ID:
    849.06
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration
    00:01:50:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:16:00:00 / 01:17:50:00
    Canister:
    35/100
    Sort Number:
    35/100
  • Appears in...

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    circus Circus Bertram Mills Circus Circus on film
  • Stills

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

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