This video has no sound
  • Short Summary

    Great film of women doing various exercises, boxing then doing high kicks on a man's arm!

  • Description

    Group of chorus girls are seen on stage singing a song and dancing. Fred Dyer - famous welterweight and Physical Culture Expert takes the girls through a vigorous exercise programme.

    The girls (now in gym gear of sorts) skip with ropes, throw a medicine ball to each other in a circle, hit a punch-ball, perform sit ups, air cycling and high kicks etc. One of the intertitles reads: "Give your best friends - your internal organs - a treat! Do these floor exercises - regularly." Fred gets one of the girls to have a go with a punch ball. One swipe and the ball is knocked off its spot. He feels her muscles! One of the women spas with Fred in the boxing ring and knocks him over. By means of a camera trick (optical printing), the girls appear to dance on Fred's arm.

    Was item in Eve's Film Review issue 331.

    Safety print exists - show print. Probably to be found in the "Thing of Beauty is a Joy Forever" roll.

  • Tags

  • Data

    Film ID:
    758.05
    Media URN:
    35314
    Group:
    Eve pictorials
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    05/10/2027
    Sound:
    Mute
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:03:45:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:07:31:00 / 01:11:16:00
    Canister:
    EP 014

Comments (0)

We always welcome comments and more information about our films.
All posts are reactively checked. Libellous and abusive comments are forbidden.

Add your comment