• Short Summary

    Conjurer Howard De Courcy does some tricks with hoops and half crowns.

  • Description

    Titles read: "Now Pathetone Presents - HOWARD DE COURCY The Master Manipulator".

    London, probably Pathe Studio.

    Various shots of conjurer Howard De Courcy doing tricks involving some large hoops that he catches and manages to hang on his arm, even though his thumbs have been tied together by a mute male assistant. C/U of Howard's hands as he swiftly passes two half crowns over the backs of his fingers numerous times (this is a little trick for us to try at home, he says).

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    1202.07
    Media URN:
    15555
    Group:
    Pathetones
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    06/05/1940
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:02:46:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:09:21:00 / 01:12:07:00
    Canister:
    PT 527

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