• Short Summary

    Famous clown Grock gives a show, fencing competition and child boxer in London.

  • Description

    Full title reads: "People In Camera".

    Paris, France. Grock world famous clown, gives his first public performance for 8 years.

    MS Grock arrives on stage and unpacks case. MS Grock juggling and clowning as he plays the piano and the concertina. CU Grock bowing to the audience. MS cut in shots of the audience.

    Fencing Amateur championships at London Polytechnic.

    CU MS Fencers in action with foils - good shots. CU Cut in shot of spectators. CU Ronnie Paul, the winner, of Salle Bertrand shaking hands with Dr Tredgold of the London Fencing club. MS Paul receives the foil of honour from Mrs Babington Smith. CU Paul holding the foil of honour.

    Laurie Maguire five year old boxer, is interviewed by John Parsons at the Dudley Arms, Harrow Road, London.

    CU Boxers sparring in the foreground of a ring while young Laurie sits in a corner hidden from view by his father. MS Laurie talking to Pathe's John Parsons. CU He does some shadow boxing. CU his feet dancing nimbly round the ring. CU Head and shoulders shot with gloves held up to his face. MS He punches J.P's outstretched hand. MS In action on the punch ball. MS He socks J.P. on the chin and he sinks back onto the ropes.

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    Film ID:
    Media URN:
    Pathe newsreels
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Black & White
    Time in/Out:
    01:19:01:00 / 01:22:31:00

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