• Short Summary

    Jack Lorentz does impression of Syd Walker, we see him at work for gas company in Camden.

  • Description

    Part of issue UP AND DOING.

    Pathe Studios, London.

    Impersonator Jack Lorentz does impression of comedian Syd Walker.

    Camden Town, London.

    Various shots of Jack at work. He is a store keeper for gas company at Camden Town.

    Note: not much is known about Jack - is he an ordinary man who happened to sound like Syd Walker or has he found fame by doing impressions? Does he really work at gas company?! Any further information gratefully received. AH 2001.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    1272.25
    Media URN:
    42621
    Group:
    New sound pictorials
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    11/05/1939
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:38:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:37:04:00 / 01:38:42:00
    Canister:
    NSP 163

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