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  • Short Summary

    Zoo footage - parrots, elephants, monkeys etc.

  • Description

    Zoo animals.

    Shot of lion is missing. Parrots are seen in an aviary. M/S of an elephant with its keeper. The keeper waves his arm in the air and the elephant waves its trunk in the air. Monkeys play with a small branch. Intertitle asks: "Was Darwin right?" The two monkeys have a little play fight. One looks like a chimpanzee, the other possibly a gibbon.

    Was an item in Pathe Pictorial issue number 657.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    904.19
    Media URN:
    15295
    Group:
    Eve pictorials
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    02/11/1930
    Sound:
    Mute
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:40:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:59:00:00 / 02:00:40:00
    Canister:
    EP 160

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