• Short Summary

    A baby elephant called Comet acts as a waiter in a Devon zoo.

  • Description

    No title - elephant waiter.

    A zoo in Devon.

    M/S of man taking his hat off to baby elephant 'Comet'. Comet takes his coat and hat off then the wipes table with a cloth as the man sits down. Various shots as Comet brings the menu over then the food when the man has ordered, the man gives him treats when he does it. A peacock walks by in the background.

    The man orders wine and Comet picks up the bottle and brings it over. Various shots as he turns the corkscrew with his trunk and pulls it out with his mouth. Then he helps to pour it out. Comet rings up the bill and brings it over, the man complains so Comet pushes the table over. He helps the man with his hat and coat then chases him when he doesn't get a tip.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    Media URN:
    New sound pictorials
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Black & White
    Time in/Out:
    01:32:02:00 / 01:34:18:00
    NSP 260

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