• Short Summary

    Arthur Prince and his sailor dummy sing "All the Nice Girls Love a Sailor".

  • Description

    Part of the PEACE AND WAR issue.

    Various shots of battleships at sea.

    Pathe Studios, London.

    Various shots of Arthur Prince the ventriloquist doing a comedy act with his sailor dummy. Arthur is dressed as a Naval officer, his dummy is dressed as a sailor. An actor dressed as a sailor also has a few incidental lines in the sketch. The set looks like deck of a ship. The dummy sings comic song: "All the Nice Girls Love a Sailor". Arthur smokes a large cigar to disguise the fact his mouth is moving!

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    1280.16
    Media URN:
    42750
    Group:
    New sound pictorials
    Archive:
    British Pathe
    Issue Date:
    26/10/1939
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:03:44:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:27:52:00 / 01:31:36:00
    Canister:
    NSP 186

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