• Short Summary

    Daily Mirror Pet Show includes unusual pets such as a bush-baby and an alligator.

  • Description

    Title reads: "Pets steel the picture".

    Belle Vue, Manchester.

    C/U pillar in the Lancaster Hall reading "The Daily Mirror National Pets Club". C/U small Jack Russell dog having its coat brushed and combed. C/U woman taking cat out of a basket. C/U Chihuahua straining at its leash. C/U two small girls holding basket with some kittens in it. C/U kittens lying in the basket.

    Various shots two boys taking a pair of rabbits out of their boxes. General shot of the judging ring. C/U small boy pan down to his Labrador dog. C/U woman holding two Siamese kittens and a cat in her arms. M/S of crowds round the judges.

    C/U of tiny bush-baby owned by Allen Comber, he gets second prize for the most unusual pet. C/U crowds round the judges. C/U Angela Blude with her pet rat, she got third prize. C/U judge holding the six year old alligator owned by Leslie Roberts who receives first prize. C/U alligator with Leslie in the background. C/U man handing the alligator back to Leslie Roberts. General shot judges' ring.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    Media URN:
    Pathe newsreels
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Black & White
    Time in/Out:
    01:47:29:00 / 01:48:18:00

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