• Short Summary

    Sandy Strickland tries to regain non-stop piano playing record in Bolton, Lancashire.

  • Description

    Bolton, Lancashire.

    SV. Sandy Strickland playing piano in attempt to regain non-stop piano playing record. His wife walks into picture. CU. Mrs Strickland rubbing Sandy's head. CU. Hands on keyboard. SV. Posters outside hall. CU. Notice with number of hours on it. CU. Poster saying he is now playing. SV. People looking inside. CU. Sandy playing. CU. Mr James Walker, Strickland's trainer, looking on. SV. Mr Herbert Longland massaging Strickland's leg. Man massaging leg. CU. Two women. CU. Longland massaging Sandy's hands. CU. Smoke coming from piano. CU. Sandy Strickland being fed with spoon. CU. Mr Beardsworth shaving Strickland, & SV. & CU. CU. Smoke coming from piano. SCU. Sandy Strickland playing 'Show me the Way to go Home'.

    (Orig. Neg.) (Orig. Track. F.)

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    1453.12
    Media URN:
    47462
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    21/05/1951
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:21:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:40:50:00 / 01:42:11:00
    Canister:
    51/41

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