• Short Summary

    American comedy act Carroll and Howe perform a routine about various subjects including insomnia.

  • Description

    Item title reads - Pathetone now has pleasure in presenting another famous comedy act Carroll and Howe.

    Probably filmed at Pathe studios, London.

    M/S of Howe sat at a table, Carroll comes up and he chides her for being late. The American couple perform a comedy routine on various subjects. He says "I'm troubled with insomnia", she says "well why don't you send her home!". She advises him to drink scotch every half an hour, he asks if it will cure his insomnia, she says no but it will make staying awake a pleasure!

    Note: the end of this item seems to be missing.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    1154.19
    Media URN:
    39990
    Group:
    Pathetones
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    28/06/1937
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:02:22:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:38:33:00 / 01:40:55:00
    Canister:
    PT 379

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