Footage of various circus stars including Jack Earle who is over eight feet tall. Olympia, London.
Full titles read: "QUEER AND QUAINT - Filmed at Olympia, London."
Intertitle reads: "Meet Jack Earle (a 24-year-old trifle of 8'6 1/2') and a few Russian Lilliputian friends..."
M/S of very tall man wearing cowboy hat. He picks up a little girl and sits her on his right hand. Children are seen walking underneath Earle.
Intertitle reads: "Was there ever a quainter figure than a Clown ?"
M/S's of man dressed as clown he cracks a number of jokes whilst at the same time spinning a hat on a stick with one hand.
Intertitle reads: "Things are always "looking up" to "Sloan" the long legged lad.
L/S's of man on very high stilts (he appears almost as tall as a nearby building !). He is wearing a top-hat and sings a rhythm to the people below.