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  • Short Summary

    Hippos and elephants have baths at the zoo.

  • Description

    "Talking about bathing, you ought to see Milly and Molly in the hot weather." M/S of two elephants in a pool of water at a zoo. C/U of one of the elephants as it approaches the camera - it comes very close. C/Us of the elephants as they bathe.

    "Their watchword is "Let us spray" M/S of the zoo keeper spraying water on the elephants with a hose. "Another friend of theirs is the African submarine, a more ticklish customer..." C/U of a hippopotamus with his mouth open. A man puts his hand in and wiggles the hippo's tongue. He pats the inside of his mouth. M/S of the hippo in his pool. "Every day is bath day here." M/S of the hippo half submerged in the pool.

    Was an item in Eve's Film Review issue number 632.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    978.25
    Media URN:
    17648
    Group:
    Eve pictorials
    Archive:
    British Pathe
    Issue Date:
    13/07/1933
    Sound:
    Mute
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:51:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:52:10:00 / 01:54:01:00
    Canister:
    EP 264

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