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  • Short Summary

    Glamour girls at the zoo - they bath a baby elephant and brush the skin of a camel.

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    C/U of a woman holding a very large scrubbing brush and a bucket.

    L/S of a group of girls - some in strange outfits - gathered around a camel. The camel is lying down in a zoo enclosure and the girls fuss over him, some of them brush his skin. M/S of the girls - they are kind of dressed like zoo keepers in baggy overalls - combing and brushing the camel who is now standing up.

    "You can lead 16 buckets to a camel, but you can't make him drink" reads an intertitle. C/U of girl brushing the camel and laughing. C/U of the girls trying to get the camel to drink from a bucket. C/U of an a baby camel being stroked by a young woman. M/S of a group of girls in swimsuits giving a baby elephant a bath. They use long brooms to scrub the elephant and spray the elephant with a hose. C/U of a girl scrubbing his head. She scrubs his trunk. A zoo keeper stands behind.

    Was item in Eve's Film Review issue 429.

    Note: elephant section is decomposing - camel section OK.

    Safety print only. Original decomposed and destroyed.

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    Film ID:
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    Eve pictorials
    British Pathé
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    Available on request
    Black & White
    Time in/Out:
    01:43:16:00 / 01:45:03:00
    EP 111

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