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  • Short Summary

    Shots of furry beasts destined to be skinned for coats.

  • Description

    Intertitle reads: "Perhaps Madame never thinks about the little fellows who go to make up her choice furs - The "American Marten".

    Shot of a weasel like animal emerging from its burrow. Intertitle reads: "It took a lot of his brothers to make up this furry "Maison Ruffin" creation to keep the chills of early Spring away". Fashion shot missing. Intertitle: "And it's a long way from the seals' playground" (shots of seals swimming in the sea), "- to this fashionable seal and lambskin jacket -". Fashion shot missing. Intertitle: "Still, Madame must look charming - and must have furs, like this alluring moleskin coat-cape". Fashion shot missing.

    Safety print only.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    854.16
    Media URN:
    14710
    Group:
    Eve pictorials
    Archive:
    British Pathe
    Issue Date:
    Sound:
    Mute
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:14:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:45:19:00 / 01:46:33:00
    Canister:
    EP 059

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