A zoo keeper who is loved by his lion charges is featured - some decomposition.
M/S of several lions running around an enclosure followed by their trainer or tamer. Intertitle reads: "Our friend is the only man whom Leo will allow to administer ether before an operation."
Story begins to decompose from this title. Lion is given ether then lifted onto an operating table by several vets. "Lionheart" is the name given to the trainer. He cuddles a lion and gives him something to eat. He pets, feeds and cuddles another lion. C/U of him being licked by two lions.
Was an item in Pathe Pictorial issue number 674.
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