• Short Summary

    Baritone Peter Dawson sings 'Old Kettledrum' - a song about a horse he used to own.

  • Description

    Titles read: "Pathetone now has pleasure in presenting - The celebrated Baritone PETER DAWSON of Radio, Record and Concert fame - in a character song "OLD KETTLEDRUM"."

    London (probably Pathe Studio).

    Various shots of baritone Peter Dawson standing on the set of a stable, singing 'Old Kettledrum' - a song about a horse he used to own and wonders "who's riding him now". Dawson is dressed in a stableman costume of suit, spotted cravat and flat cap. There are several shots intercut showing soldiers on horses, men grooming horses in a stable and a horse pulling a plough across a field.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    1172.02
    Media URN:
    40431
    Group:
    Pathetones
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    30/05/1938
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:03:19:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:01:07:00 / 01:04:26:00
    Canister:
    PT 427

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