• Short Summary

    The Juggling Pearsons perform their act with clubs, plates and discs.

  • Description

    No title.

    JUGGLING PEARSONS. A short juggling session. MUSIC 'Dolls on Parade.' Engleman, Bosworth.

    Probably filmed in Pathe studios, London.

    Various shots as the family of three juggle big sparkly discs and pass them between each other. M/S as the mother and father spin a plate on a curved stick then balance that on the edge of another plate in their mouths. The plate on top carries on rotating. Various shots as they juggle with clubs, the daughter stands on her father's shoulders and juggles across to her mother. Various shots as they carry on. M/S's as the father catches all the clubs at the end.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    1260.32
    Media URN:
    42416
    Group:
    New sound pictorials
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    22/09/1938
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:38:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:56:42:00 / 01:58:20:00
    Canister:
    NSP 130

Comments (1)

  1. jamied says

    "Engleman" referred to is composer Joseph Engleman. ("Bosworth" was the name of the recording company).

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