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    Unissued / Unused material.

    Young polar bear and lion cubs in Prague Zoo. Czechoslovakia.

    Various shots keeper feeding polar bear cub from bottle. Various shots bear on swing. CU keeper looking at bear on swing. MS bear and dog playing. MS the bear - 2 years later - pacing parapet of its pool. MS as keeper carries cake decorated with 2 candles. CU bear walking round parapet. CU keeper offering cake. MS as he enters enclosure and places cake on ground, the bear noses round him.

    CU bear starting to eat cake. The keeper bends down and takes off the two candles. CU bear eating cake while keeper kneels beside it. MS two more bears coming out to join the party. MS two bears start eating cake while keeper gives candles to the first bear. MS two bears eating cake.

    MS past cameraman of lion cubs huddled in corner of cage. CU lion cub snarling. MS lion cubs grabbing meat from keeper through bars of cage while cameraman operates in foreground. MS lion cubs with joint of meat. CU one snarling at camera. CU lion cubs with meat. CU cameraman. CU two lion cubs eating meat.

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    British Pathé
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    Available on request
    Film ID:
    Black & White
    Time in/Out:
    01:52:02:00 / 01:54:52:00
    UN 2323 C
    Sort Number:
    UN 2323 C
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    Science & Technology
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    0:01 0:02 0:03 0:04

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