• Short Summary

    Lurgrotto in Austria, a house floats down a river and a dog (drinking) bar in America.

  • Description

    Titles read: "PEEPS THROUGH THE WINDOW OF THE WORLD".

    Various locations of events.

    In Graz, Austria, we see various shots of the ancient grotto called Lurgrotto. People wander up to the caves and look around. Commentator explains the nine young men who discovered the grotto were trapped in the cave by rising waters and only one survived. Several shots of stalactites and stalagmites.

    In Australia, men work to jack a house up on its supports and float it off on a barge on the river.

    In the United States of America, we a 'dog bar' where dogs drink from a water trough. A brass rail is below the trough. Veterinary surgeon Dr Stockton built the 'bar' outside his office for thirsty dogs. He turns up with his own dog and lets it have a drink.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    1634.13
    Media URN:
    51989
    Group:
    Pathe sound pictorials
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    18/10/1934
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:02:02:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:23:48:00 / 01:25:50:00
    Canister:
    PSP 863

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