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  • Short Summary

    The eyes of various animals and an eagle are compared.

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    "It takes all kinds of eyes to make this world of ours. The eagle eye..." C/U of an eagle sitting on a perch in an aviary. "The crocodile would rather open that mouth of his than an eye." Extreme C/U of an open crocodile's mouth. L/S of a crocodile munching on a fish. C/U of a crocodile as he propels himself into a pool of water. "He may be slow on land - but be careful near the water..." M/S of the croc moving through a pool. "The South American tapir was shy when we asked him about his eyes." L/S of tapir walking along in a zoo enclosure. "And his brother, the saddle-back variety, has an eye only for food." Another tapir sniffs around for food. "But the fellow who gets a real "eye-full" is the fly... (or you'll see in some further unique fly-eye views; photographed through a fly's eyes.)" Ends here - presumably incomplete.

    Was a Pathe Pictorial item - issue number unknown.

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    Eve pictorials
    British Pathé
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    Available on request
    Black & White
    Time in/Out:
    01:14:44:00 / 01:16:34:00
    EP 295

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