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  • Short Summary

    A chicken gets a bath and pedicure - bird show at Crystal Palace.

  • Description

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    C/U of a white hen being washed in a kitchen sink. Various shots of the bird being washed and dried with a towel. The chicken is then given a pedicure. C/U of feet being tended to. The cockerel's comb is cleaned. C/U of the cockerel's head. C/U of another bird being cleaned. The chicken stands on top of a basket. Lid of basket is lifted and bird is placed inside.

    "These are some of England's entries for the big International Poultry Exhibition at the Crystal Palace." C/U of dark feathered chicken. The chicken is stroked. Various other birds are displayed including one with ridiculous feathered legs.

    Note: flash-frame intertitles.

    Was an item in Pathe Pictorial issue number 643.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    902.01
    Media URN:
    15254
    Group:
    Eve pictorials
    Archive:
    British Pathe
    Issue Date:
    28/07/1930
    Sound:
    Mute
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:03:01:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:00:02:00 / 01:03:03:00
    Canister:
    EP 153

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