• Short Summary

    Comedian Lupino Lane and Pearly Kind open 'The Lambeth Walk' pub.

  • Description

    Lambeth, London.

    LV. Pan, costers walking along Lambeth walk to a pub. SV. Towards and pan, Pearlies leading procession. LV. Crowd following Pearlies. LV. Name of pub, pan down to people outside waiting for pub to open. CU. Comedian Lupino Lane. CU. Two Pearlies. SV. Lupino Lane and Pearly King pull cord to unveil nameplate of pub, but cord breaks. CU. Two policemen laughing. SV. Pearly King and Lupino Lane pulling cord to unveil nameplate. Coster saying (natural sound): 'I name this pub the 'Lambeth Walk' - pub was previously 'The Mason Arms'. Lane says: 'Oh you do, do you?' They pull cord, pan up to sign. CU. Sign. SV. Lupino Lane and Pearlies singing 'The Lambeth Walk'. SV. Kids in trees looking on. CU. People singing. SV. Kid singing. SCU. Lane and Pearlies singing. CU. Child in pram. SV. Towards, Lane leads Pearlies towards entrance of pub. SV. People looking on. SV. Back view, Pearlies entering pub.

    (Orig. Neg.) (Orig. Track.B.)

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    1445.27
    Media URN:
    47284
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    05/04/1951
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:12:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:40:33:00 / 01:41:45:00
    Canister:
    51/28

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