Swimming in the Sea
Children Digging For Clams – the best short for watching children dressed in silly period garb
Loading a Boiler, or, “the one where nothing happens”.
Dragoons Crossing the SÃ¢one – dragoon: noun, cavalryman, a member of a European military unit formerly composed of heavily armed mounted troops.
Promenade of Ostriches – actually only one ostrich, also a camel and some elephants
Lion, London Zoological Garden – more animals getting taunted for the camera
Transformation by Hats
Carmaux: Drawing Out The Coke – coke: noun, the residue of coal left after destructive distillation and used as fuel.
Poultry-Yard – an inferior remake of Edison’s “Feeding the Doves”
Arab Cortege, Geneva – first appearance of a black person in the cinema?
New York: Brooklyn Bridge
New York: Broadway and Union Square
Policeman’s Parade, Chicago