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  • Short Summary

    John Tussaud makes a clay bust of Jack Hobbs - the cricketer approves.

  • Description

    John Tussaud is shown fashioning a portrait in clay. Who should it be but Jack Hobbs! Tussaud throws clay at a post. He builds up the basic shape. We then see him moulding the face. C/Us of Hobbs are intercut with Tussaud working on the bust. A shirt and cricket cap is put on the model. Tussaud makes finishing touches with his paint brush. Jack smiles with approval. A mould is taken off the wax bust. The finished figure is shown. A "waxworks" model of the famous cricketer.

    Was item in Pathe Pictorial 329 or 529.

    Now in Cricket can 19.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    3455.02
    Media URN:
    48077
    Group:
    Eve pictorials
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    Sound:
    Mute
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:02:29:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:01:42:00 / 01:04:11:00
    Canister:
    EP 046

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