• Short Summary

    Stories in this item include a 152 year old Russian gentlemen and a singing parrot.

  • Description

    Full titles read: "CAUGHT BY THE CAMERA - NO 24"

    Good M/S of a rose bud slowly opening using a time lapse camera. M/S's of other flowers in bushes opening.

    L/S's of M/S's of an old man with a small boy. He walks with a large walking stick. The commentator says that the documents show that this Russian man is 152 years old ! (he look very good for it !). M/S's of his sons who are just 95 and 80 years old !

    L/S's of a young women handing a spoon to Loretta 'the educated parrot.' Loretta takes the spoon in her beak. Several M/S's of the bird singing songs including 'Yankee Doodle Dandy', she also barks like a dog.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    1112.23
    Media URN:
    38740
    Group:
    Pathetones
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    10/03/1935
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:02:20:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:40:45:00 / 01:43:05:00
    Canister:
    PT 259

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