The Star-Gazer 1914-1918

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Description

Title - 'The star-gazer'.

World War One cartoon.

Drawing of a moon looking down on a streaky sky; and a balcony which says 'Germany'. The Kaiser comes out onto balcony. Stars appear in the upper left part of sky; and the streaks in the sky turn into guns; a big missile comes sailing...

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Data

Cataloguer:
Cheri
Stock:
Black & White
Sound:
Silent
Media URN:
73024
Sort Number:
ON 110 H
Time in/Out:
01:09:14:00 / 01:09:52:00
Canister:
ON 110 H
Film ID:
1910.08
Issue Date:
1914 - 1918

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