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    Olympia, London, England: GV Jubilee cake in arena. SV Clown cutting cake. GV Crowd. SV Girls carrying off slice of cake. SV Children in crowd. SV Clowns fooling in arena. SCU Girls watching. GV Knie's 12 Lippizana horses performing. SCU Ditto. LV Horses jumping through hoops. SV Coco the clown amongst kiddies. SV Bear riding Motorcycle round arena. SV Children looking up at Wickbold's Aerial sensational Motorcycle stunt. GV Herr Arno wickbold's stunt - (On 26/12/51, he performed this act, & crashed into the ring missing the safety net, from 70ft., he later died in hospital) CU Arno Wickbold on motorcycle. SCU Clown walking along arena. SV Rudy Horn performing. CU Clown walking round arena. SV Bertram Mills Chimpanzees band. CU Chimp. BV Chimp with paramount News camera. CU Baby chimp. SCU Chimp with Paramount News camera. GV Cavallini's crazy car performance. SCU Girls laughing. SV Midget climbing up ladder onto top of car,slips & knocks woman over.



    SCU Child laughing. LV All out of calm, Midget throws bags onto rest of passengers. SV Kids laughing. SV Driver starting car which explodes, Midget crawls out from under car with face covered in soot. GV Kids. SV Midget placed on car bonnet, water streams out of head. SV Car drives away, with occupants in rear of car falling out. GV Pan Crowd Pan to Knie's mixed group of lions & tigers in huge cage in Arena. SCU Lions & tigers. SV Tiger walking plank. SCU Lion leaping. SCU Boy wiping brow with hand. GV The Flying Condoras on trapeze. SV Kids looking up. SV Acrobats performing, one misses & falls into safety net. SV Coco & Huster with Alby austin & Little Billy in comedy act., clowns wrestling one gets custard pie in face. SV Clowns chasing one another, same clown falls onto custard pie. SCU Kids laughing. SV Midget tries to put pie down clown's trousers, clown turns around & smacks pie in Midget's face. GV Clowns pouring pails of water over one another. Closer V Ditto, with midget getting swamped. GV Crowd.



    GV Gosta Kruse with 6 elephants, Elephants sitting on barrels. SCU Ditto. SV Elephant hopping on one leg around arena. GV Elephants doing tableau in arena.



    Entertainment and Leisure; Great Britain




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    READ, FARMER, DUDLEY, HUBBARD
    Olympia

    Script is copyright Reuters Limited. All rights reserved

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    Film ID:
    VLVA5ZEELV1IOLPNF0RCCY4WI8UXO
    Media URN:
    VLVA5ZEELV1IOLPNF0RCCY4WI8UXO
    Group:
    Reuters - Including Visnews
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    24/12/1951
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    MXF
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:03:22:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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