Sir Arthur Conan Doyle--outtakes
Fox Movietone News Story 6-962
Reconstructed obituary newsreel for Sir Arthur Conan Doyle, derived from an October 1928 interview with the author (story 1-362). From the gardens of his Windlesham estate, Doyle speaks on discontinuing the "Sherlock Holmes" series, stating he will devote the remainder of his life to spiritual revelation. The original 1928 interview was first screened to audiences in May of 1929 (story 2-616).
Doyle, Arthur Conan, Sir, 1859-1930.
Holmes, Sherlock (Fictitious character)
Filmed in October 1928.
Fox Movietone News (Production unit). Unknown.
Twentieth Century-Fox Film Corporation
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