• Short Summary

    Footage of Peter Mason showing off collection of rifles and guns at Armoury in Lewes.

  • Description

    Basement Armoury in Lewes, Sussex

    C/U hands of Peter Mason holding revolver. M/S 'Cowgirl' runs up hill with two revolvers. C/U 'Cowgirl' runs up hill with two revolvers. C/U 'Cowboy' lying on side of hill. 'Cowboy' loading revolver. C/U his face. C/U hands loading revolver. M/S 'Cowgirl' with revolver, about to fire. M/S 'Cowboy' with revolver, sitting - girl in background. C/U 'Cowboy's' boot as he takes out small repeater. M/S 'Cowboy' fires. M/S 'Cowboy' and 'Cowgirl' get up and walk warily up hill with revolvers at the ready.

    L/S 'Cowboy' and 'Cowgirl' come over hill towards camera and out of picture on either side of camera. Dissolve to. L/S street scene, couple walking up street, pan as they go into basement. MS. Man loading rifle. & C/U and fires an arrow. Puts rifle against wall. M/S he selects another rifle. C/U puts bullet in, shuts release and ejects cartridge. M/S puts rifle on shoulder, and shows firing action. M/S Puts rifle on shoulder and shows firing action. M/S Puts rifle against wall, takes another from case and loads. C/U shows action of rifle. M/S Puts to shoulder and does repeating action with rifle.

    C/U girl holding revolver to eye and looking through chambers. L/S girl as she puts gun on table and takes up another. M/S Man takes automatic out of case and pulls back breach. C/U pushing in clip of bullets. C/U puts it down on table and picks up revolver. C/U revolver as he breaks barrel, takes chamber off and show spike on top of barrel for cleaning out chambers. M/S girl at table with guns, man walks into picture.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    1279.29
    Media URN:
    34488
    Group:
    New pictorials
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    11/12/1950
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:02:01:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:46:33:00 / 01:48:34:00
    Canister:
    NP 326

Comments (1)

  1. Roderick says

    Pete and Pru stayed together. They were friends of my parents and as far as I know they moved to Canada and are still together.

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