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    Full title reads: "THESE ANIMALS GET AROUND".

    Boston, Lincolnshire.

    Close up shot of a dog and seal walking along street - Sally the seal and Billy the dog. Close up shot of Captain Tressider walking along street, turns and looks round. Long shot of the street - quite busy. Captain Tressider walking with seal and dog. Close up shot of dog and seal on same lead. Close up shot of a boy looking on. Interior of Cross Keys Hotel, Boston, Lincolnshire. Captain Tressider walks to counter and orders a pint. Close up shot of seal with collecting box on back flipping out from behind counter. Seal walking past customers in pub. One puts coin in box on seal's back. Close up shot of seal with collecting box. Close up shot of man drinking down pint of beer.

    San Francisco, California, United States of America (USA).

    Three elephants in compound. One looking over at elephant in moat. Crowd watching. One elephant above, pulling trunk of elephant in moat. Close up shot of elephant in moat, pan up to elephants above. Pan, keeper building ramp to get elephant out. Keeper leading elephant up ramp towards. Close up shot of elephant being pulled up ramp by keepers. Elephant squirting sand over its back. Close up shot of elephant kneeling before crowd. Crowd applauding. Close up shot of elephant's head.

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    British Pathé
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    Available on request
    Film ID:
    Black & White
    Time in/Out:
    01:10:50:00 / 01:12:09:00
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  • Appears in...

    Science & Technology
    Boston 1940s sassy humor cute/animals
  • Stills

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

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