• Short Summary

    Footage of various types of small birds being displayed at pub in London.

  • Description

    Bird Fanciers meet in club row pub, Redchurch Street, London.

    L/Ss of crowded market. M/Ss Men looking at birds in cages. M/S Group round bird cages. M/S Crowded market. M/S Men going into pub doorway, carrying birds in cages. M/S Men entering pub ('The Crown'). C/U Bird cages as they go past camera. M/S Interior, men taking covers off bird cages. C/U Taking cover off cage, pan up as men lifts cage off table. M/S Hanging cage on wall.

    M/S Men round bird cage. C/U Bird in cage. L/S Various accessories on table for feeding birds, men grouped round. C/U Man showing watering device, etc. pan up to group watching. M/S Men round table talking and drinking beer. C/U Hands undoing box, tame bird flies out and on to man's hand. C/U Bird cage, pan up to owner. C/U Tame bird (magpie) on owner's wrist Mr Bell, takes seed from his mouth and eats it.

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    Film ID:
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    New pictorials
    British Pathé
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    Available on request
    Black & White
    Time in/Out:
    01:40:14:00 / 01:41:43:00
    NP 337

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