• Short Summary

    Cuts for newsreel 47/83 - Merry Go Round team at Radiolympia.

  • Description

    Unused / unissued footage - dates and locations may be unclear / unknown.

    Cuts for newsreel 47/83 - Merry Go Round team at Radiolympia (People Who Make The News.

    The team from the radio show 'Merry Go Round' arrive at Radiolympia (Radio Olympia) exhibition. They pull up outside in an open veteran car which stops with a jolt, making them all nearly fall out. A crowd of people watch from the street.

    Actor Eric Barker is greeted by Rickard Kibby. Several shots and several takes of the team clowning about. C/Us of different members of the team who include Jon Pertwee (High Price), Barbara Sumner, Humphrey Lestoq, Pearl Hackney (Barker's 'secretary') and George Crow (Herr Crow). Barker does some adding up on Crow's bald head and is involved in a passionate clinch with Pearl Hackney. Another character - Digger Dan - is also seen.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    2178.16
    Media URN:
    64286
    Group:
    Unissued unused
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    1947
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:02:55:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:40:59:00 / 01:43:54:00
    Canister:
    UN 1829 D

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