• Short Summary

    Good item with the famous radio and stage star Issy Bonn telling jokes and singing.

  • Description

    Note: Probably filmed in the Pathe film studio.

    Full titles read: "ISSY BONN - THE FAMOUS HEBREW COMEDIAN"

    M/S's of the famous radio and stage stage and comedian star Issy Bonn telling numerous jokes. For example "... they told me to take the 22 bus, I couldn't find a 22 bus so I took two elevens."

    Bonn then sings a song possibly called (there is no paperwork for this item) `Walking Down the Street in Ragged Clothes'. The footage of Bonn singing is intermixed with a little boy playing and smiling.

    Duplicate exists in Turns Can 12 - see separate record for details.

    Amendment March 2011: The song is called 'Shake Hands With A Millionaire' (also sung by Al Jolson)

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    1186.24
    Media URN:
    40824
    Group:
    Pathetones
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    01/05/1939
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:03:12:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:44:00:00 / 01:47:12:00
    Canister:
    PT 475

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