• Short Summary

    The Royal Family visit a South African Ostrich farm - A Chimpanzee lives with a family.

  • Description

    Full title reads: "Wide Wide World".

    Cape Province, South Africa. The Royal family visit an Ostrich farm.

    MS a group of ostriches. CU King George VI, Queen Elizabeth (later Queen Mother) and Princess Elizabeth (later Queen Elizabeth II) looking at a baby ostrich. MS the baby ostrich is placed on the ground and runs away. CU the Queen and King each cut some feathers from an ostrich. The Queen looks very pleased with her new feathers. CU the head of an ostrich.

    Chiswick, London. Juliet a chimpanzee is a domestic pet of Mr and Mrs Stone.

    CU Juliet lifts the bar of her cage out of its slot and bounds out. CU she leaps onto the settee and engages in a boxing bout with her master. CU She kisses Mrs Stone. CU Juliet at the breakfast table eating porridge with a spoon and drinking a cup of tea. CU becoming restless, she suddenly leaps onto the table and starts jumping over her plate. CU She ends by licking her food up from the plate. CU After the meal she leans back in her chair.

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    Film ID:
    Media URN:
    Pathe newsreels
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Black & White
    Time in/Out:
    01:09:37:00 / 01:11:36:00

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