Our Zoo's Who 1930

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    Full titles read: "OUR ZOO'S WHO - Filmed at Edinburgh Zoo." "Meet the King - of the Z00 - and a fine specimen too. - Scotland."

    Good M/S's of male lion sitting on large rock. Several more shots of the lion walking around his pen.

    Intertitle reads: "Aristocratic members of the Parrot family -."

    L/S's of numerous cockatoo's in large cage.

    Intertitle reads: Ever-heard an elephant speak ? This one does."

    L/S's of zookeeper encouraging the elephant to lie down. When it has done so the keeper sits on her back and strokes her ear. The roles back and forwards several times. Good C/U of the elephant making trumpeting sounds.

    Intertitle reads: "And was Darwin right - Perhaps these very human humorous antics may help."

    L/S's of Chimpanzee and monkey play with a large branch.

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    British Pathé
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    Available on request
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    Black & White
    Time in/Out:
    01:14:52:00 / 01:17:40:00
    PT 021
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    PT 021
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