• Short Summary

    THE HOPE AND ANCHOR HOTEL IN HACKNEY, NORTH-EAST LONDON HAS AN UNUSUAL CUSTOMER.HIS NAME IS?

  • Description

    1.
    SV NAME OF HOTEL "THE HOPE AND ANCHOR"
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    2.
    LV PAN..DOG AND OWNER ENTER BAR
    0.18

    3.
    SV INT..DOG RUSHES TO BAR AND JUMPS UP
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    4.
    SV BARMAN SERVES BEER INTO ASH TRAY
    0.27

    5.
    CU DOG'S TAIL WAGGLING
    0.28

    6.
    SV MRS SHANNON GIVES BEER TO DOG, DOG STARTS LAPPING
    0.43

    7.
    CU DOG'S TAIL WAGGING
    0.47

    8.
    CU DOG DRINKING
    0.52

    9.
    LV DITTO
    0.56

    10.
    CU DOOR OPENS, DOG AND OWNER LEAVE
    1.04

    11.
    SV DOG COCKS LEG AT LAMP POST
    1.10

    12.
    CU DOG LOOKING BLEARY-EYED
    1.15



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    Background: THE HOPE AND ANCHOR HOTEL IN HACKNEY, NORTH-EAST LONDON HAS AN UNUSUAL CUSTOMER.HIS NAME IS PATSY, AND HE'S A LARGE MONGREL DOG, OWNED BY MRS MARY SHANNON.PATSY IS NOW FACING A PROBLEM THAT AFFLICTS MANY HEAVY DRINKERS -- HE'S FAST BECOMING AN ALCOHOLIC.

    AT THE HEIGHT OF HIS CAREER, PATSY WAS ABLE TO DOWN FOUR PINTS -- AND STILL GET HOME IN A REASONABLE STATE.BUT THEN THE HANGOVERS STARTED, AND MRS.SHANNON CUT DOWN HIS RATION TO A PINT A DAY.

    A VETERINARY SURGEON HAS EXAMINED PATSY, AND SAYS HE HAS NEVER BEFORE COME ACROSS A DOG SO COMPLETELY ADDICTED TO ALCOHOL.HE HAS PRESCRIBED SOME PILLS TO HELP HIM GET OVER THIS CRAVING FOR BEER.MRS SHANNON HOPES THAT HE'LL TAKE TO PEPPERMINTS INSTEAD...

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    VLVA7Z57Q6CCR0W5DB9ECSYSV7B3L
    Media URN:
    VLVA7Z57Q6CCR0W5DB9ECSYSV7B3L
    Group:
    Reuters - Source to be Verified
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    10/04/1965
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:15:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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