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  • Short Summary

    Mr Eric Peacock demonstrates Motorcycle skills with only one arm.

  • Description

    Boscombe, Dorset.

    Full titles read: "A ONE ARMED WONDER - having only one hand, is evidently little handicap to Mr Eric Peacock - the demon Motorist."

    M/S of Mr Eric Peacock is seen doing up his tie with one arm. M/S of Eric doing up his shoe lace. L/S of Eric riding a motorbike and side car with female partner. Eric is tilting the bike so that the wheels of the side car are off the ground.

    L/S of Eric on coastal road, this time on his own. He climbs across from the bike to the sidecar whilst still moving, he tilts the bike drive it on two wheels only. L/S of Eric standing on motorcycle, he stands on one leg and rides in a circle.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    262.27
    Media URN:
    22821
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    11/04/1922
    Sound:
    Silent
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:59:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:41:26:00 / 01:43:25:00
    Canister:
    G 866

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