Star Item
  • Description

    Full titles read: "SHOTS AND SHOOTER - Filmed at Worcester Park [Surrey]. - No birds leave the world here - only clay ones. And the ladies are as keen as the men on a good shoot."

    Several shots of men and women clay pigeon shooting in the picturesque countryside. The item includes some good footage of clay pigeons shattering after being hit.

    Intertitle reads: "How many of us here will be able to shoot when we are 90 years old ? Meet Mr. Hodding - the Grand old Man of Shooting."

    L/S's of woman asking Mr Hodding how long he has been shooting, he replies "...40 years." M/S of Hodding shooting a clay pigeon. Hodding declares that he prefers the clay pigeon shooting as opposed to birds because "... I am no longer able to walk."

  • Tags

  • Data

    Archive
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    17/08/1931
    Sound:
    Sound
    Media URN:
    37014
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Film ID:
    1038.02
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration
    00:01:44:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:02:47:00 / 01:04:31:00
    Canister:
    PT 073
    Sort Number:
    PT 073
  • Appears in...

    Categories
    Sport & Leisure Entertainment & Humour
  • Stills

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

Comments (0)

We always welcome comments and more information about our films.
All posts are reactively checked. Libellous and abusive comments are forbidden.

Add your comment