• Short Summary

    Newly weds arrive in Jersey for their honeymoon.

  • Description

    Honeymooners beat the tax.

    C/U Sign above shop reading "Best selection of wedding rings" pan down to man and girl looking at rings in window. M/S Boy and girl rushing into the shop to buy wedding ring. L/S Outside and inland revenue office the boy and girl walk towards camera the boy points towards the office. C/U Sign reading "Inland Revenue ". "H.M. Inspector of Taxes". C/U as the boy and girl walk towards camera the boy waves his hand at the office in a gesture of contempt. M/S Honeymooners leaving airport lounge at Southend and walking towards the channel airway aircraft "Honeymoon express".

    M/S Boots and shoes hanging from the tail of the plane. L/S Honeymooners boarding the aircraft while a stewardess throws confetti over them from the top of the steps. M/S friends waving from the lounge. M/S Interior honeymooners seated inside the plane. C/U The man removing confetti from his wife's hair. M/S Stewardess cutting wedding cake. M/S Stewardess walking towards camera with a tray of cut wedding cake she stops at a couple and they each take a piece of wedding cake. C/U Stewardess giving piece of cake to the pilot captain Walsh who is a grandfather C/U As the pilot eats cake. C/U as Stewardess pours out Pomagne to glasses a man take a glass off the tray and hands it to his wife then takes one for himself and they toast each other. M/S The couple seated in the plane drinking. Air to ground shot of the island of Jersey.

    L/S Airport building. M/S Couple alighting from the aircraft. M/S as they walk past camera towards coach. L/S Mass of couples walking towards camera near the Merton Hotel. L/S The couples outside the Merton. M/S Couples on the steps some are waving some are kissing. C/U Several women's hands showing their wedding rings. L/S Interior dance in progress. C/U Couple dancing the man has his nose pressed into his wife's cheek. M/S Mr. and Mrs. Polluneli from Walton-on-Thames they are celebrating their 60th Anniversary, seated watching the dancing. L/S Dance in progress.

    M/S Desk Clerk taking Key from fairly well stocked keyboard and handing it to someone out of picture. C/U Couple dancing very close. M/S The desk clerk as he take the last two keys from the race and hands them to couples. C/U The empty keyboard. M/S The last three couples going up the stairs with their arms around each other and kissing east other. C/U The clock showing the time to be 17 min. to ten. M/S The desk clerk as he takes a book from underneath the desk and sits down to start to read. C/U The Desk clerk reading the book is "Lady Chatterley's Lover".

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    Film ID:
    Media URN:
    Pathe newsreels
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Black & White
    Time in/Out:
    01:19:20:00 / 01:21:34:00

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