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    A young boy called Jack Jackie does dangerous looking balancing tricks.

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    JACK JACKIE That young balancing wonder. B/G MUSIC Glad Rags. Baynton. De Wolfe Diant Damozel The Flirt De Wolfe.

    Probably filmed at Pathe studios, London.

    M/S of Jack Jackie spinning on his head whilst balancing on a stand on top of a table. He does a handstand on the table. A lady takes the stand away and passes him two piles of bricks, he lifts himself up on his hands with his legs in the air. He wobbles and slowly comes down then takes the bricks to make two new piles under his hands. M/S as he pushes himself up on one hand. M/S as he drops them onto the floor.

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    New sound pictorials
    British Pathé
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    Available on request
    Black & White
    Time in/Out:
    01:37:43:00 / 01:41:18:00
    NSP 64

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  1. Unknown user says

    The wrong clip seems to have been loaded here. When I pressed play, it showed a clip of little girls doing a ballet lesson instead of the balancing act. I'd really like to see this clip, so would really appreciate it if this problem could be fixed. Many thanks.

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