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  • Description

    Reading, Berkshire.

    The story of Snow White and the Seven Dwarves is performed on water skis on a lake; possibly by the Theale Water Ski Circus (see also CP 509 - Water Ski Circus).

    The commentary is spoken in rhyme throughout; the performers are all in elaborate costumes - all the usual characters are here, plus a white rabbit riding a bicycle on water skis, and a grey mouse skiing along on a chair. Various stunts are shown; lines of water skiing lovelies; slapstick through the course of the story.

    Note: the main performer might be Pam Horton and the performance the "Pam Horton's Water Spectacular". Cuts exist - see separate records.

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  • Data

    Archive
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    14/03/1968
    Sound:
    Sound
    Media URN:
    4413
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Film ID:
    437.06
    Stock:
    Colour
    Duration
    00:06:28:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:34:46:00 / 01:41:14:00
    Canister:
    CP 690
    Sort Number:
    CP 690
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    Categories
    Sport & Leisure Entertainment & Humour
    WorkSpaces
    Pathe Pictorials
  • Stills

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

Comments (1)

  1. Gill Chater says

    The star of the show was definitely Pam Horton who trained in Cyprus Gardens and then trained a small group at Theale. In 1969 the Water Ski Spectacular moved to Alcudia in Mallorca for the summer season.

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