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  • Short Summary

    Footage of bathing beauties trying out water slide.

  • Description

    Note: The location of the events in this film is unknown - presumably United States of America, USA, U.S.A.

    Full titles read: "TESTING THE BATHING BEAUTIES"

    Intertitle reads: "Across the Herring pond they're getting a little doubtful about their bathing beauties - and wondering how big a part cosmetics play - so the "beauties now get the Order of the Bath as a test !"

    L/S's of two women wearing swimming costumes climbing onto a wooden board at the top a slide. High angle shot of the women travelling at speed down slide and skimming across the surface of the water at the bottom. Various shots of other beauties doing the same (it looks like great fun !).

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    1016.18
    Media URN:
    36790
    Group:
    Pathetones
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    08/09/1930
    Sound:
    Silent
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:11:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:48:49:00 / 01:50:00:00
    Canister:
    PT 024

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