Film, Video Laura Comstock's bag-punching dog

Format Film, Video
Contributors Edison Manufacturing Co.
Dates 1901
Location United States
Language English
Subjects Bag Punching
Boxer (Dog Breed)
Boxers (Dogs)
Dog Sports
Mannie (Dog)
Show Dogs
Silent Films
United States
Laura Comstock's bag-punching dog
Created / Published
Edison Manufacturing Co., United States, 1901, monographic.
Subject Headings
-  Boxers (Dogs) -- Training -- United States
-  Bag punching -- United States
-  Mannie (Dog)
-  Dog sports -- United States
-  Show dogs -- United States
-  Silent films
-  Copyright: Thomas A. Edison; 6May1901; H4086.
-  Original main title lacking.
-  Duration: 1:31 at 18 fps.
-  Materials listed originate from the paper print chosen best copy of two for digitization; for other holdings on this title, see the M/B/RS Paper Print database.
-  According to C. Musser in The emergence of cinema, Mannie was co-owned by Comstock and her husband Norman Mosher and had appeared in many Edison and Biograph films.
-  Catalog no. 5227; code name (for telegraphic orders) Ungainful.
-  NCN046329; Laura Comstock's bag punching dog.
-  Sources used: Copyright catalog, motion pictures, 1894-1912; Niver, K.R. Early motion pictures, 1985; AFI cat.: film beginnings, 1893-1910, 1995; Musser, C. The emergence of cinema, 1990, p. 316-17, 486.
-  Filmed in Edison's New York City studio. (venue)
-  Available on the Internet; Library of Congress World Wide Web site ( (additional physical form)
motion picture
1 reel of 1 (103 ft.) : si., b&w ; 35 mm. arch pos.
1 reel of 1 (103 ft.) : si., b&w ; 35 mm. arch neg.
1 reel of 1 (103 ft.) : si., b&w ; 35 mm. masterpos.
1 roll (103 ft.) : si., b&w ; 35 mm. paper pos.
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