• Short Summary

    Footage of chimpanzee having plaster cast taken off previously broken arm in Brighton.

  • Description

    Injured Chimpanzee, Brighton in East Sussex.

    L/S Doctors attending to monkey who is on operating table, one doctor looks at an x-ray plate. C/U Doctor holding up x-ray plate to light. M/S Doctor holding x-ray plate to light, camera pans down slowly to monkey on table being attended by other doctors. M/S Monkey having dressing taken off his arm by young lady. M/S Doctor soothing monkey's head, while girl cuts off bandage. C/U Girl who is cutting off bandage. M/S Bandages being cut off monkey's arm. C/U Doctor watching.

    M/S Bandage being finally taken from monkey's arm. The girl then feels the monkey's arm. M/S Monkey in cage watching. M/S Doctor holding monkey while the others look at his arm. M/S Monkey being held by doctor, whilst other doctors put monkey's arm on x-ray machine. Monkey is struggling all the time. C/U Monkey being comforted by doctors whilst having an x-ray of his arm. C/U Switch which works x-ray being pressed. M/S Monkey's arm being taken away from x-ray machine. Camera pans down from doctor's face to monkey who is jumping about lively. M/S Doctor comforting monkey, woman enters picture and gives monkey a bottle of milk. C/U Monkey drinking milk.

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    New pictorials
    British Pathé
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    Available on request
    Black & White
    Time in/Out:
    01:53:25:00 / 01:55:20:00
    NP 491

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