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  • Description

    1.
    LV Int. 'Second hand' dept. 2 girls modelling fashions
    17 ft


    CV various articles.


    2.
    CV tractor.
    22 ft

    3.
    CV aeroplane
    26 ft


    CV 1939 World's Fair souvenir.


    4.
    CV commentators face. ZOOM OUT to see " in mirror.
    31 ft

    5.
    Ext. view Greenwich village store - various shots of old toys and books, etc.
    40 ft

    6.
    MV man talking about junk.
    87 ft

    7.
    GV Ext. market - various shots - interview with man on store People buying junk.
    148 ft


    Woman buys old sewing machine amidst much laughter.



    TRANSCRIPT: "This in Arita and she's get on alight blue sheath with many beads on it and this is from the 1930's. ." (fades out) MUSIC ('30's) up.



    Voice Over: The flapper dress sells for $30. Everything in this dept. at Auknan's (?) is second hand. All from the 1920's or 30's - even the music is of that time.



    "This toy tractor, battered and rusty, sells for $30!"



    "People with a nostalgia for the past buy all these things and they insist it is not junk - in fact they've changed the spelling J-U-N-K to JUNQUE.



    "This store . . . . . "



    "The United House-wrenching Company has erected a monument to junk . . . . ."




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    LIBRARY SHOTLIST FOR GUIDANCE ONLY

    Script is copyright Reuters Limited. All rights reserved

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    VLVA42KPWW67D6AVOB1HKDXDC3EXB
    Media URN:
    VLVA42KPWW67D6AVOB1HKDXDC3EXB
    Group:
    Reuters - Source to be Verified
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    30/08/1970
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Colour
    Duration:
    00:03:56:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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