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  • Short Summary

    Monkey business - a tame monkey plays with a few things including a live terrapin - quite funny.

  • Description

    Main title continues: "A little fun and a lot of Monkey Business."

    C/U of a monkey sitting at a table in a garden. He tears apart a box to get at the contents. He tries to eat whatever is inside. "Page 2." The monkey plays with something - it looks like a metal box, suddenly something pops out of it. The monkey looks surprised. The monkey rolls an egg around the table. He plays with various other bits and pieces, throwing them off the table.

    "Page 3." Monkey opens the lid of a coffee pot and drinks from it. "Page 4 - Defeated!" Monkey plays with a little terrapin and is scared when it bites him. He drops it on the table then falls off his chair. Monkey hides from it then runs away.

    Note: overexposed and difficult to see exactly what the monkey is playing with.

    Was an item in Pathe Pictorial issue number 642.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    900.22
    Media URN:
    15253
    Group:
    Eve pictorials
    Archive:
    British Pathe
    Issue Date:
    21/07/1930
    Sound:
    Mute
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:02:32:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:55:37:00 / 01:58:09:00
    Canister:
    EP 153

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