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  • Short Summary

    Mink farm in England - we see them in their cages and being fed.

  • Description

    Filmed at High Wycombe, Buckinghamshire.

    "For the first time the mink is being "farmed" in England - and chic coats on four legs are running about here - " M/S of some mink inside a cage. A woman looks into the cage and moves her hand around as if stroking the animals.

    "This is the kind of exclusive lady or gentleman whose coat is so warm - and expensive." The mink are teased with a piece of fruit on a stick. "The mink takes to water like a duck - he loves it" said Mrs Phillips, the owner." Mink crowd around a bowl of water. Some of the mink climb right in and splash around.

    Was an item in Eve's Film Review issue number 490.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    924.20
    Media URN:
    16541
    Group:
    Unissued / unused
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    23/10/1930
    Sound:
    Mute
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:50:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:48:51:00 / 01:50:41:00
    Canister:
    EP 198

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