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    VS A Chimpanzee watched and aided by keeper wearing in a dress - does various acrobatic tricks on a tight rope. The Chimp then sits at a table and eats from plate and drinks from a cup. The ape is shown turning the handle on an early film camera. The Chimpanzee then rides a bicycle as children watch. The Chimpanzee then cleans off with a handkerchief.

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    British Pathé
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    Silent
    Media URN:
    60505
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    Available on request
    Film ID:
    1694.04
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    Black & White
    Duration
    00:03:56:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:15:37:00 / 01:19:33:00
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    UN 1 B (N)
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    UN 0001 B (N)
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