• Short Summary

    Baritone Raymond Newell sings 'The Lay of the Pirate' in the studio.

  • Description

    Titles read: "NOW Pathe Pictorial has pleasure in presenting - RAYMOND NEWELL - The Celebrated Radio, & West-End Baritone in 'The Lay of the Pirate'."

    Pathe Studio, London.

    On a set dressed to look like a section of a galleon ship we see baritone Raymond Newell wearing a pirate costume and singing the sedate song 'The Lay of the Pirate'. Shots are intercut showing a skull and crossbones flag flying.

    Final chords of the song are played over the end titles.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    1634.23
    Media URN:
    51999
    Group:
    Pathe sound pictorials
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    25/10/1934
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:03:37:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:41:25:00 / 01:45:02:00
    Canister:
    PSP 864

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