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  • Short Summary

    Nell Gwyn, a pirate, models in beachwear, flamenco dancers in Shepherds Market for May fair.

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    Shepherds Market, London.

    Documentation on file.

    MS. Street sign "Shepherds Market." LS. MS. Nell Gwyn orange girl buying oranges from stall in market. CU. Nell Gwyn. CU. (3) Of barrow man. MS. CU. Pirate and Nell Gwyn girl outside antique shop. Various shots of fashion show of two boys and two girls on motorcycles displaying clothes. More shots of fashion show, of girls displaying beach wear, and then getting back onto boys motorcycles. Various shots of Spanish dancers, the dance is the "Sevillanas." MS. BV. Three blondes who are competing in the Queen of Light contest. Within the documentation a spokesman for the Associated Electrical Industries Organisation said 'It is disappointing to see the same girls taking part year after year...Another disappointment is the scarcity of natural blondes. we have no objection to the artificial sort, but we would like to see many more of the permanent variety competing.'


    Note: Nell Gwyn and Nell Gwynne for search purposes.

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    Film ID:
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    Unissued unused
    British Pathé
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    Available on request
    Black & White
    Time in/Out:
    01:56:03:00 / 01:59:18:00
    UN 2964 C

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