• Short Summary

    Woman holding baby gorilla, and feeding him from baby's bottle & cameraman kneeling by cot.

  • Description

    Bronx Zoo, New York.

    American commentary - excerpt, Mambo a young male gorilla from Congo takes up residence at the Bronx Park Zoo under the care of Mrs Helen Martini. He replaces Makoko the 14 year old gorilla who drowned in the zoo moat last month. Mrs Martini is an ardent disciple of Spock and Gessell.

    MS. Woman holding baby gorilla, and feeding him from baby's bottle. MS. and LS. Gorilla being weighed. MS. Mrs Martini putting the gorilla into baby's cot. CU. The gorilla romping in the cot. MS. Cameraman kneeling by cot. CU.The gorilla.

    (Comb. F.G.)

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    2557.16
    Media URN:
    68729
    Group:
    Unissued unused
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    1951
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:00:32:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:36:46:00 / 01:37:18:00
    Canister:
    UN 2371 F

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