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  • Short Summary

    A novel way to travel - on a cart pulled by four donkeys.

  • Description

    No title. M/S of woman in man's clothes (?) sitting between two donkeys with a dog at her feet. She smiles.

    The dog runs up to a stable door and jumps up, putting his front paws on the door. M/S of four donkeys standing beside a gate, the woman grooms one of the donkeys. "The harness and gear, was made by the driver out of bran sacks, string etc." M/S of the woman putting the tack on the donkey. M/S from low angle of the woman sitting on a cart with the reins and a whip in her hand. The donkey drawn cart then moves off.

    "And here they are on the road - a really novel four-in-hand. "Slow but sure", but "Enah, Deenah, Dinah, Doh" all pulling well...(and with great kick in life, sometimes.)" Camera follows the strange vehicle as it travels down a suburban road.

    Was an item in Eve's Film Review issue number 569.

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    Film ID:
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    Eve pictorials
    British Pathé
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    Available on request
    Black & White
    Time in/Out:
    01:06:23:00 / 01:07:49:00
    EP 236

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