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  • Short Summary

    A novel walking stick which turns into a card table is demonstrated.

  • Description

    Story about playing cards on a train.

    C/U of four men (all smoking) who are playing cards in a train carriage. They are using a newspaper balanced on their knees instead of a card table. The newspaper falls off their knees and they give up their game. One of the men has a novel device - a walking stick which turns into a table. An intertitle informs us: "This is the little novelty which caused the Queen so much amusement at the British Industries Fair." C/U of the handle of the walking stick being removed. The end of the stick is pushed and a table is opened out. The table is placed in between them and the card game recommences.

    Was item in Pathe Pictorial - issue number unknown.

    Note: you can see the reflection of the cameraman in the window of the train.

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    Film ID:
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    Eve pictorials
    British Pathé
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    Available on request
    Black & White
    Time in/Out:
    01:58:18:00 / 02:00:00:00
    EP 119

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