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  • Short Summary

    Women exercise on the roof of a London building - they are led by Mr Dell the P.T. Instructor.

  • Description

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    L/S of large building (not recognised) in London. M/S of group of women in day clothes doing keep fit exercises on the roof of the building. The Thames and Tower Bridge can be seen in the background. A man dressed in white tends to the gramophone. There are plants on the roof - I guess you could call it a roof garden. Various shots of the bending and stretching exercises.

    "These are good exercises for golfers", explained Mr Dell, the P.T. Instructor." M/S of a woman exercising whilst holding golf clubs. M/S of women exercising with tops of London buildings in the background. Monument possibly seen. "Nearly 150 feet up in the air - overlooking the busy City." The girls touch their toes.

    Was an item in Eve's Film Review issue number 487.

    Note: flash-frame intertitles.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    924.14
    Media URN:
    16535
    Group:
    Eve pictorials
    Archive:
    British Pathe
    Issue Date:
    02/10/1930
    Sound:
    Mute
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:26:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:34:41:00 / 01:36:07:00
    Canister:
    EP 197

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