• Short Summary

    Item about man carrying out or being the victim of practical jokes.

  • Description

    Note: Probably filmed in the Pathe studio.

    C/U of two hands shaking each other. M/S man is simply shaking glove with own hand. M/S of man dipping pen into spilt ink. The ink is not actually real and is really a solid mass. Young woman brings the man cup of tea on tray, all of a sudden the tea cup start to move up and down as if by magic. M/S of woman's hand squeezing concealed device which fits to tea cup. M/S of woman holding the tube like device. M/S of man sitting at table he asks that he wants his palm read. She agrees and picks up large paint brush and paints his hand (presumably red !). Several other shots of some very silly practical jokes being played including soap that makes face filthy.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    1560.12
    Media URN:
    50085
    Group:
    New sound pictorials
    Archive:
    British Pathe
    Issue Date:
    29/03/1943
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:02:34:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:20:28:00 / 01:23:02:00
    Canister:
    NSP 365

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