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  • Short Summary

    Exercise routines featuring a group of large ladies - they are hoping to lose weight.

  • Description

    United States of America.

    A large group of women dressed in gym-slips exercise on a beach with spectators looking on. Exercises include touching the toes and kicking a very large ball around whilst sitting down. An intertitle proclaims that all the women weigh 11 stone and aim to get down to 10. Shot of a funfair ride in the sea - people are swung around a central pole and dipped in the sea.

    Intertitle reads: "And in the city, the Anti-fat League have a strenuous time on the roof tops - everything to lose and nothing to gain." Shot of a large woman being fanned. Well-built (fat - if you want to be like that!) women exercise on a rooftop in a city. The women dance with each other. Very cute.

    Note: nice footage especially the large women exercising and dancing.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    762.08
    Media URN:
    35363
    Group:
    Eve pictorials
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    Sound:
    Mute
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:52:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:20:10:00 / 01:22:02:00
    Canister:
    EP 021

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