• Short Summary

    American cabaret star Frances Maddox sings 'A Nice Young Man' - unfortunately incomplete.

  • Description

    Note: this item is incomplete - it cuts out before the end of the number.

    Titles read: "Pathetone now has pleasure in presenting - The celebrated cabaret star - FRANCES MADDUX [sic] - from the famous "Rainbow" Room, New York and Cafe Anglais, London."

    London (probably Pathe Studio).

    Commentator explains that the Rainbow Room is in Radio City's 67 storey building.

    Various shots of Frances Maddox sitting at the grand piano, singing of wanting to learn about life from "A Nice Young Man". The visuals and track cut out just as she is singing about a strange young travelling man she went out with.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    1162.24
    Media URN:
    40184
    Group:
    Pathetones
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    17/01/1938
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:02:08:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:48:50:00 / 01:50:58:00
    Canister:
    PT 408

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