• Short Summary

    Egbert the emu likes to swim in the sea with the young signallers for whom he is mascot.

  • Description

    Schoolchildren who are training to be signallers play with their mascot - an emu.

    New South Wales, Australia.

    M/S of a man feeding Egbert the emu, the young signallers' mascot. They play with him in the sea. Various shots of them swimming about together. M/S as they come out onto the beach. C/U of Egbert's face.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    1294.10
    Media URN:
    42996
    Group:
    New sound pictorials
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    19/09/1940
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:00:29:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:19:30:00 / 01:19:59:00
    Canister:
    NSP 233

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