• Short Summary

    The comedienne Dorrie Dene cracks jokes and performs a song called 'I want to get thin'.

  • Description

    Pathe Studio, London.

    The comedian Ronald Frankau introduces the story.

    LSs and M/Ss of the comedienne using a rolling pin on her chest and her back as a dietary aid! Suddenly a bell starts to toll in the background, Miss Dene looks around in dramatic shock. She says in a worried voice "Midnight, and the cat's still out!"

    L/Ss and M/Ss of Dorrie Dene singing a song called 'I Want to Get thin!'.

    Note: No paperwork exists for this item. Might be good for illustrating the tyranny of dieting!

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    1054.27
    Media URN:
    37230
    Group:
    Pathetones
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    27/06/1932
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:03:43:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:58:47:00 / 02:02:30:00
    Canister:
    PT 118

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