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  • Short Summary

    A roaring trade in puppies, rabbits, parrots and other animals takes place at a pet market.

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    No title. High angle shot of large crowd of men in overcoats and hats - most look up at the camera, they are at a pet market. C/U of man in flat cap doing some sales patter to the crowd. He is holding several puppies. M/S of group of men and boys standing around with dogs on leads and in their arms.

    "For some pets it's "Club Row", for others "Rotten Row". C/U of several men picking puppies up and inspecting them. High angle shot of dogs in baskets. Cute little pug stands up in in basket. C/U of lots of puppies in a wire cage.

    "Collars while you wait - " Man with a striped scarf stands beside a market stall selling dog collars. M/S of another market trader. He is banging studs into a collar. M/S of man in white coat standing beside a stall selling monkeys. A monkey sits on his shoulder. C/U of young men standing by a stall of rabbits. Some of the men stroke the rabbits. One rabbit is lifted up by the ears. "Buy! Buy! Buy!" A parrot is lifted out of a cage. The stall holder talks to the crowd.

    Was an item in Eve's Film Review issue number 618.

    Safety print exists.

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    Eve pictorials
    British Pathé
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    Black & White
    Time in/Out:
    01:15:14:00 / 01:16:47:00
    EP 258

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