Format Film, Video
Dates 1901
Location United States
Language English
Subjects Clothing and Dress
Commuting Traffic
Hallucinations and Illusions
Men's Clothing
Railroad Stations
Suburban Life
United States
Catching an early train /
Other Title
Trying to catch an early train
trying to catch an early train
From Edison films catalog: Surburbanite [sic] is seen in bed chamber, discovers he has overslept himself, jumps out of bed, shirt, trousers, shoes, collar, tie, coat, vest, hat, cane, cigar and satchel arise from the floor and adjust themselves to him. Makes a hasty exit. Scene dissolves to a R.R. Station, showing surburbanite running to catch the rear end of a moving train. Class B 50 ft. $6.00.
Created / Published
United States : Edison Manufacturing Co., 1901.
Subject Headings
-  Clothing and dress--Drama
-  Men's clothing--Drama
-  Commuters--United States--Drama
-  Commuting--United States--Drama
-  Railroads--United States--Commuting traffic--Drama
-  Railroad stations--United States--Drama
-  Suburban life--Drama
-  Hallucinations and illusions--Drama
-  H10604 U.S. Copyright Office
-  Copyright: Thomas A. Edison; 9Nov1901; H10604.
-  Duration: 0:36 at 16 fps.
-  Sources used: Copyright catalog, motion pictures, 1894-1912; Niver, K.R. Early motion pictures, 1985; Edison films catalog, no. 288, July 1906, p. 86 [MI].
-  Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as digital files.
1 reel of 1 (ca. 50 ft.) : si., b&w ; 35 mm. ref print.
1 roll of 1 (ca. 50 ft.) : si., b&w ; 35 mm. paper pos.
Call Number
FEB 9331 (ref print)
LC 686 (paper pos)
Library of Congress Motion Picture, Broadcasting and Recorded Sound Division Washington, D. C. 20540 USA dcu
Digital Id
edmp 0686
Library of Congress Catalog Number

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