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  • Short Summary

    A dog ambulance picks up sick animals from their homes. Fulham, Greater London.

  • Description

    Item title reads - First dog ambulance accommodating one large and two small dogs - gift of Colonel Vaughan Morgan, M.P. to People's Dispensary for Sick Animals. Fulham, Greater London.

    M/S of a small cart on wheels pulled down the street by a man and a woman. They knock at the door of one of the houses. M/S as the man opens the box at the side and takes out a small round wire container. M/S as a small dog is brought out of the house and put in the container, the lid is shut and the container slides back into the cart, the side is then closed and secured. M/S as they wheel it further down the street. M/S of the vet winding a bandage around a small dog's leg as it is held up by its owner.

    M/S of the lady with the cart, various shots as they try and put the dog in the container but it will not lie down and struggles. They also have trouble putting it back into the cart and closing the door. M/S as the old bandage is taken off the dog's leg.

    Note: a yellow tinted version exists. The cuts run from 01:26:43 to the end of the item.

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    Film ID:
    Media URN:
    Pathe newsreels
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Black & White
    Time in/Out:
    01:25:22:00 / 01:27:49:00
    G 1253

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