• Short Summary

    Three weeks old lion cub, deserted by mother, thrives on bottle feeding.

  • Description

    London Zoo.

    SV. Mr Alec Wilson bends down and takes lid from box to show tiger cub Suki asleep in the box. Suki is three weeks old and deserted by mother so he has become a bottle baby. SCU. & CU. The cub asleep. GV. Exterior, the cage containing Suki's parents Rajah and Sumari. SV. Rajah and Sumari in their cage. LV. Interior, pressmen gathered round Alec Wilson who is feeding Suki. SCU. & CU. Suki drinking from the bottle. CU. Alec Wilson. CU. Mr Wilson wipes the cub's face after feeding. SV. Press photographers. CU. Suki sucking on Mr Wilson's finger.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    1758.04
    Media URN:
    54419
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathe
    Issue Date:
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:00:48:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:04:44:00 / 01:05:32:00
    Canister:
    63/33

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