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  • Short Summary

    Silver Fox farm near Scarborough - various shots of the animals, some look rather distressed.

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    "Silver Fox, that fashionable (but expensive) fur so attractive to every woman - and Europe has taken to "growing" it. (Filmed near Scarborough.)"

    M/S of cages containing young foxes. L/S of the cages. "It's tough luck to be a soft, silky fox - even though you may finish as a caressing necklet around some ravishing young lady's shoulders." C/U of one of the foxes - showing its teeth. C/U of another fox - seen from the side. Panning shot of foxes in their cages, including one which has climbed to the top of the cage as if trying to get out.

    "Over in Germany they are going in for even more intensive fox breeding - " Panning shot of a large fox farm. A group of people wander between the cages. "Even those sleek, slinking coats have their off-moments of strife - and don't their eyes breathe fire and water!" M/S of fox running around its cage looking very agitated. C/U of fox growling at the camera.

    Was an item in Eve's Film Review issue number 501.

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    Eve pictorials
    British Pathé
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    Available on request
    Black & White
    Time in/Out:
    01:06:27:00 / 01:08:50:00
    EP 203

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