• Short Summary

    Film about a pioneering goat farm in the United States of America.

  • Description

    Goat farm in the United States of America.

    Full titles read: "JUST GOATS - But man's first four footed friends. Long before the dim dawn of history the goat was domesticated - possibly the first animal to be tamed to man's will. Today - Uncle Sam is trying to advance goat farming as a means of easing the unemployment problem - and it might well be worth our while to investigate..."

    L/S's of numerous goats of various sizes and colours running across the field to their master who is calling them and throws out food on the ground. Nice shot of a cute little kid feeding from it's mother. The narrator says that "their of million of acres of unproductive land in the United States which could be utilised for the raising of goats." Various more shots of the goats including shots of several of them jumping up into stable compartments to be milked.

    M/S of man milking a goat by hand. Several shots of numerous kids feeding from a long trough. M/S of a young girl kneeling down, a goat licks her hair. The girl screams loudly, however, the narrator says that this is because of the large camera and not the goat !

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    1076.12
    Media URN:
    37476
    Group:
    Pathetones
    Archive:
    British Pathe
    Issue Date:
    17/07/1933
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:02:30:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:25:45:00 / 01:28:15:00
    Canister:
    PT 172

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