• Short Summary

    Irish Tenor Patrick Colbert sings song - 'Hall that Timber' - in a lumberjack setting.

  • Description

    Full title reads: "Pathetone now has pleasure in presenting the famous Irish Bass Singer Patrick Colbert in 'Haul that Timber'".

    Pathe Studios, London and library shots of Canada / United States of America (USA).

    Various shots of bass singer, Colbert singing mournful song; 'Hall that Timber'. Colbert performs in a set resembling woodland glade, complete with fake camp fire. Colbert is dressed in lumberjack outfit: he wears chequered jacket and cap with ear flaps, he carries an axe.

    Various shots of logs being sent down channels of water and rapid rivers in Canadian / American mountains. Various shots of lumberjack standing on raft pushing logs down rapids towards saw mill.

    More shots of Colbert singing on set.

    MUSIC Haul That Timber Box, Cox & Feldman Roberts

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    1144.23
    Media URN:
    39748
    Group:
    Pathetones
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    04/01/1937
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:02:11:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:52:40:00 / 01:54:51:00
    Canister:
    PT 354

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