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  • Short Summary

    Chaz Chase, French vaudeville star, takes to eating flowers, tickets, matches & other odd stuff.

  • Description

    Thought to be Selected Originals from late 1940s material.

    Paris, France.

    General view of the street with Chaz Chase, French vaudeville star, walking past flower barrow. He stops and turns back to barrow. Chaz Chase walks to barrow, picks up bunch of flowers and commences to chew it. He takes sugar sifter from picket, sprinkles sugar on flowers and continues eating. Close up shot of Chaz Chase chewing flowers. He pours sugar on them and takes a munch again. Close up shot of a sign. Close up shot of Chaz Chase walking to ticket machine, pulls tickets out and eats them. Front view, Chaz Chase eating tickets, turns round and nods to onlookers. Newspaper stand. Chaz Chase walks up to buy paper. Close up shot of Chaz Chase reading paper, grimaces at news, tears paper up and proceeds to chew it. Cafe with waiter walking up to Chaz Chase with bowl of matches. Close up shot of matches placed on table before him. He serves himself with fork and spoon. Picks up matches, lights match and chews it. Close up shot of Chaz Chase chewing matches.

    Possibly connected with 48/82 - MD. Possibly in tin marked UNSO 39/40.

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    Film ID:
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    Unknown sel originals
    British Pathé
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    Available on request
    Black & White
    Time in/Out:
    01:27:58:00 / 01:29:21:00
    UNSO Reel 039 E

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