• Short Summary

    Elephants having toenails trimmed at Chipperfield Circus in Bristol.

  • Description

    Elephant manicure at Chipperfield Circus, Bristol.

    M/S elephants coming out of marquee. M/S Elephant stepping on to table, man starts to file toenails. C/U Hands filing, and checking for smoothness. M/S Pan along line of elephants to one having manicure. C/U Man filing. M/S Man goes from back to front of elephant pulls up one leg and checks foot.

    M/S Two men attending foot. M/S Man filing foot, the chief attendant walks into frame and points out detail. C/U Chief attendant Tom Bartlett. C/U Elephant's foot being filed. M/S Man sitting astride elephant, brushing it. C/U Elephant's head, man inspecting mouth. C/U Elephants.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    1281.11
    Media URN:
    34501
    Group:
    New pictorials
    Archive:
    British Pathe
    Issue Date:
    09/10/1950
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:18:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:17:26:00 / 01:18:44:00
    Canister:
    NP 317

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