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ENGLAND: PLAYING WITH DYNAMITE. HASTINGS:- Twenty-two year old John Gresham defies flames at Opening of Annual Convention of the International Brotherhood of Magicians. Hastings, England GV Hastings sea front. LV Beach - box being prepared for act. SV Jon Gresham climbing into box. GV Crowd. CU Lid being lowered on Gresham. SV Fire being lit, with flames going over box. SCU Women watching. LV Flames well as alight round box. Closer V Ditto. CU Type hiding face. SCU Jon Gresham climbing out of box. CU Gresham.
U.S.A.: PLAYING WITH DYNAMITE. New Jersey:- Death defying exhibition is staged at State Fair by Captain Frank Frakes. New Jersey, U.S.A. GV New Jersey State Fair. SV Frakes at left looking at dynamite sticks. CU Frakes. SV Frakes kisses dynamite & places it into box, he gets in box, & closes cover. SV Fuse starting to burn. SV People holding ears. CU Children ditto. SV Explosion. Slow motion completion of explosion. SV Frakes helped up. FV Frakes waving. CU Frakes speaks:-(Nat.sd.)
CU Frakes speaks:-
"You know, a fellow could get killed doing that."
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