Format Film, Video
Dates 1905 to 1906
Language English
Subjects Chickens
Defense (Criminal Procedure)
Magic Tricks
A touching pleading /
Other Title
Emouvant plaidoirie
Special effects reel.
emouvant plaidoirie
special effects reel.
phenomenal hen
Created / Published
United States : Lubin ; American Mutoscope and Biograph, 1906.
Subject Headings
-  Pickpockets
-  Defense (Criminal procedure)
-  Originally released in France by Pathé frères in 1905.
-  End title lacking. DLC
-  A lawyer, pleading by the side of his client, bursts into tears with emotion and embraces the sobbing prisoner, who, while in this position, neatly steals the lawyer's watch and chain.
-  Part of summary from American Film Institute online catalog.
-  Pathé no. 1300.
-  MAVIS 64247; A touching pleading. DLC
-  Copy 1 is on one reel with five other films. Preceded by La poule phénomène. Followed by [Story of Christ], Liliputian dance, The enchanted glasses, and The golden beetle. DLC
-  Copy 2 is on one reel with copy 2 of La poule phénomène. DLC
-  The digital file and Betacam SP were made from the viewing print, copy 1 (FBC 7678). DLC
-  Digital files viewed.
-  Sources used: American Film Institute online catalog; Catalogue Pathé des années 1896 à 1914, 1896 à 1906, p. 914.
-  Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as digital files.
-  Received: 3-3-1997; viewing prints, copies 1 and 2; gift; Niver (Kemp) Collection.
-  Received: 1-24-2007 from VidiPax; master; preservation; Niver (Kemp) Collection.
1 film reel of 1 (52 sec., ca. 30 ft.) : si., b&w ; 16 mm. viewing print.
1 film reel of 1 (52 sec., ca. 30 ft.) : si., b&w ; 16 mm. viewing print (copy 2)
1 videocassette of 1 (Betacam SP) (ca. 52 sec.) : si., b&w ; 1/2 in. master.
Call Number
FBC 7678 (viewing print)
FAC 1315 (viewing print, copy 2)
VRA 1876 (master)
Digital Id
mbrsascfr 7678s1
Library of Congress Catalog Number

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