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  • Short Summary

    Children playing sports, making up, jiving, playing with animals and making pottery,

  • Description

    Unissued / unused material - dates and locations may be unclear / unknown.


    MS Young teenage boy, Michael Sweeney from Fulham, at the Boys and Girls Exhibition at Olympia, putting on a 'Potters smock'. Various shots, potter Brenda Cole showing boy how to shape clay into pot on the wheel. MS Small crowd watching. (2 shots). MS Three girls on pedal bikes, pedalling hard, clock hand in background going round. MS & CU Children trampoline.

    High shot and CU, Kenny Lynch signing autographs (Pop Singer) for children. MS Girls jiving in pairs on 'Pop Stand'. MS Milkman jiving with girls. MS Woman demonstrates novel toy called 'The Thing' which hops upside down along wall, pan to children watching. (2 shots). MS & CU Young boy riding in a toy heli-jet. Various shots, 'Pets Corner', children playing with white mice and girl with African python round her neck. MS and CU 11 year-old Alan Hayward playing chess with five competitors at once. MS and CU Girls being shown how to use make up. (Inconsistent exposure). LS High shot, interior exhibition hall. LS Exterior Olympia, sign: "Boys & Girls Exhibition".

    Note: Date on original paperwork: 08/08/1961

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    Film ID:
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    Unissued unused
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Black & White
    Time in/Out:
    01:22:36:00 / 01:27:45:00
    UN 3531 A

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