• Short Summary

    Stories in this item include the opening of a new cliff top road in Austria and a young women playing the new game of the Buxtrot in Budapest.

  • Description

    Full titles read: "CAUGHT BY THE CAMERA - NO 50"

    Good aerial shots of a new road in the Glossglockner mountains in Austria. Several L/S's of motor cars being driven up the long winding road. The commentator says "most of the early traffic consists of famous racing motorist and their speeding cars seeing how fast they can climb to the top round the numerable hairpins and up the steep slopes."

    L/S's of a young lady standing throwing scraping the leftovers from a dinner plate down a sink plug hole in the United States of America. She even throws a small bone into it. The commentator says that the scraps are ground into powder by a device under the sink. M/S of the women using the new invention. M/S's of the ground leftovers being washed away down a drainage pipe.

    L/S's of numerous women in the picturesque countryside near Budapest, Hungary. They all have an elastic band attached to their heads with a large ball at the other. The game is called the buxtrot. Several shots of the girls punching and hitting the ball with their hands and legs. M/S of the leading player demonstrating how it should be done.

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    Film ID:
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    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Black & White
    Time in/Out:
    01:33:43:00 / 01:36:05:00
    PT 285

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