• Short Summary

    Acrobatic roller-skating act; the quartet spin around small mat, lifting each other into the air.

  • Description

    Full title reads: "Pathetone now has pleasure in presenting: The Four Comets America's Whirlwind Skaters".

    Pathe Studios, London.

    Acrobatic roller-skating stunt quartet. The two men wear tailcoats, the women diaphanous dresses. They perform on a small circular mat. Various shots of different combinations of the quartet performing amazing, gravity defying tricks. The tricks involve them spinning around the small mat and lifting each other into the air.

    Note: there is no picture for last minute of item, sound continues however. AH 2001.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    1156.18
    Media URN:
    40037
    Group:
    Pathetones
    Archive:
    British Pathe
    Issue Date:
    30/08/1937
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:02:55:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:38:57:00 / 01:41:52:00
    Canister:
    PT 388

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