• Short Summary

    Major Ellershaw's troop of little girls do exercises in a garden.

  • Description

    Titles read: "Something Specially for the Ladies! Feminine Pictorialities No. 35 - Elves of today!".

    Reading, Berkshire.

    Various shots of Major Ellershaw's troop of 'Happy Elves' - little girls doing exercises in a garden or field. They do jumps and stretches, then do forward rolls over a box, leap from the box into the Major's arms and jump through hoops. Some shots are in slow motion. The final shot is speeded up footage of the girls turning cartwheels.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    1634.07
    Media URN:
    51983
    Group:
    Pathe sound pictorials
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    11/10/1934
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:39:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:11:31:00 / 01:13:10:00
    Canister:
    PSP 862

Comments (1)

  1. dillon says

    My Mum, Delphine Gwilliam, who was 9 years old at the time, is one of the elves in this film clip.
    Does anyone remember her??
    IIf so, please contact - Keith Hogben. Delphine\'s son. Tel: 01908 615825



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