• Short Summary

    The best of British textile industry on show at Earl's Court.

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    Earl's Court, London.

    GV. Fashion parade of men - one man wearing a duffle coat, model No 13. SV. Towards as man wearing a short overcoat walks towards the camera, it is model No 15. SCU. Audience. CU. Pan down garments No 18. and 19. On the left is a box overcoat in Scottish tweed, on the right a plastic raincoat. SV. Pan as model wearing No 28 starts to walk across the stage, a single breasted lounge suit. CU. The audience - all men. SCU. Camera pans down to man's trousers. LV. A man squirting soda siphon on the shoulders of another man wearing waterproof suit. The man using the siphon is S. Stein of Stein & Sons. CU. Man being squirted as the soda water runs off suit. SV. Dummy in tank (looks more like a shower cabin) wearing suit. Water showering over it, camera pans down to show the dummy ankle deep in water. Name of maker of suit is 'Sir'. CU. Head and shoulders with water pouring over them. CU. Feet and bottom of trousers in water, goldfish swimming around. SV. Margaret Simons who has just put on a sweater, having it adjusted. Sweater is of the Italian Rocamato-type and is called 'Seine'. Thora Hird looks on. The man adjusting the sweater is Mr B. Levitt. CU. Margaret Simons and B. Levitt, Thora Hird just sticks head in picture. SV. Michael Bentley with Captain S. A. Album modelling evening dress party jacket that is interwoven with silver thread. He sits down. SCU. Michael Bentley in jacket sitting down. CU. Showing narrow satin cuff.

    (Orig.Neg.) (Title scene A.) (Orig.D.)

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    Pathe newsreels
    British Pathé
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    Available on request
    Black & White
    Time in/Out:
    01:31:10:00 / 01:32:15:00

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