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  • Short Summary

    Miss A. Hughes brings her pet lion cub home by aeroplane. Orange tinted.

  • Description

    Item title reads - First lion to fly! HUGHES, MISS A. Daughter of Sir Sam Hughes, Canadian ex-Minister for Defence, brings her pet lion home by air. Croydon, Surrey.

    M/S as Miss Hughes emerges from the door of the aeroplane holding a basket. A man lifts the little lion cub out and holds it up, he hands it to her and she cuddles it. M/S of the pilot on the ground, he is holding the lion cub and Miss Hughes strokes it fondly.

    Note: this item is orange tinted.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    390.20
    Media URN:
    25093
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    30/04/1925
    Sound:
    Silent
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:00:35:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:34:45:00 / 01:35:20:00
    Canister:
    G 1185

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