The Quickness Of The Hand 1932

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    Introductory intertitle reads: "Conjuring tricks appeal to all - especially when we're shown 'how'. Master Richard Barrs, who won Maskelyne's Boy Conjuring Championship, explains an easy one for you to try - when you get home."

    A young boy - probably around 12 or 13 years old demonstrates a magic trick. He wears a white suit. He is assisted by an older man. The boy describes the trick he is performing, it is rather stilted and overacted. The trick demonstrated is an escaping trick - his hands are tied and he manages to get free.

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    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    21/07/1932
    Sound:
    Sound
    Media URN:
    51270
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Film ID:
    1594.03
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration
    00:01:35:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:04:55:00 / 01:06:30:00
    Canister:
    PSP 746
    Sort Number:
    PSP 746
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