• Short Summary

    A look at how whips are made including a demonstration of finished products.

  • Description

    A fair crack.

    Australia.

    Various shots of a man plaiting kangaroo hide into stock whips. M/S as Ian Westbrook from New South Wales rides his carriage into a field. He selects a series of whips and performs some tricks, he whips a girl and spins her around then whips a cork out of a bottle. M/S as he whips a flower from the girl's mouth. He takes a two handed whip and cracks it. Various shots of him with long whips including a 52 foot one which he manages to crack.

    End titles.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    1286.26
    Media URN:
    42854
    Group:
    New sound pictorials
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    14/03/1940
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:59:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:36:08:00 / 01:38:07:00
    Canister:
    NSP 206

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