Film, Video Stealing a dinner Stealing a dinner by dogs

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Title
Stealing a dinner
Other Title
Stealing a dinner by dogs
Created / Published
American Mutoscope and Biograph Company, United States, 1903, monographic.
Subject Headings
-  Dogs -- Behavior -- United States -- Drama
-  Dog owners -- United States -- Conduct of life -- Drama
-  Stealing -- Drama
-  Animal welfare -- United States -- Drama
-  Pets -- United States -- Death -- Drama
-  Silent films
Notes
-  Copyright: American Mutoscope & Biograph Co.; 13June1903; H32633.
-  Original main title lacking.
-  Duration: 0:50 at 16 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.
-  From the Biograph picture catalogue, Nov. 1902: 50 feet. Another exhibition by Prof. Leonidas' troop of cats and dogs. One of the dogs is shown stealing his dinner from the table in the master's absence. In order to cover his own crime, the dog places a cat on the table, where she is found when the master comes in. The master shoots the cat, and is promptly arrested by a large dog dressed in policeman's clothes.
-  Catalog no. 973; code name (for telegraphic orders) Furgones.
-  NCN046348; Stealing a dinner.
-  Sources used: Copyright catalog, motion pictures, 1894-1912; Niver, K.R. Early motion pictures, 1985; AFI cat.: film beginnings, 1893-1910, 1995; Biograph picture catalogue, Nov. 1902 [MI], p. 58.
-  Filmed April 28, 1899, on the Biograph rooftop studio in New York City. (venue)
-  Available on the Internet; Library of Congress World Wide Web site (http://lcweb.loc.gov) (additional physical form)
Form
motion picture
Extent
1 reel of 1 (50 ft.) : si., b&w ; 35 mm. ref print.
1 reel of 1 (50 ft.) : si., b&w ; 35 mm. dupe neg.
1 roll (50 ft.) : si., b&w ; 35 mm. paper pos.
Library of Congress Control Number
96519666
Online Format
video
image
Description
motion picture | 1 reel of 1 (50 ft.) : si., b&w ; 35 mm. ref print. | 1 reel of 1 (50 ft.) : si., b&w ; 35 mm. dupe neg. | 1 roll (50 ft.) : si., b&w ; 35 mm. paper pos. | Copyright: American Mutoscope & Biograph Co.; 13June1903; H32633. Original main title lacking. Duration: 0:50 at 16 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. From the Biograph picture catalogue, Nov. 1902: 50 feet. Another exhibition by Prof. Leonidas' troop of cats and dogs. One of the dogs is shown stealing his dinner from the table in the master's absence. In order to cover his own crime, the dog places a cat on the table, where she is found when the master comes in. The master shoots the cat, and is promptly arrested by a large dog dressed in policeman's clothes. Catalog no. 973; code name (for telegraphic orders) Furgones. NCN046348; Stealing a dinner. Sources used: Copyright catalog, motion pictures, 1894-1912; Niver, K.R. Early motion pictures, 1985; AFI cat.: film beginnings, 1893-1910, 1995; Biograph picture catalogue, Nov. 1902 [MI], p. 58. Filmed April 28, 1899, on the Biograph rooftop studio in New York City. (Venue). Available on the Internet; Library of Congress World Wide Web site (http://lcweb.loc.gov) (Additional Physical Form). Motion Picture (Form).
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