NEPTUNE’S DAUGHTERS (1900)
Article 4226 by Dave Sindelar
What it is: Trick dance short
Ghosts turn into dancing girls who ply their trade while superimposed over a ship.
Back when I saw DAVEY JONES’ LOCKER (which consisted of footage of a dancing skeleton superimposed over a ship), I was mostly taken by the pointlessness of the exercise. This one manages to be even slightly less interesting. According to IMDB, it was edited from another short called BALLET OF THE GHOSTS by superimposing the ship image with that one. Let’s write it off as another dancing girl short, and move on, shall we?