• Short Summary

    A short visit to Blackpool's Gifts and Fancy Goods Fair.

  • Description

    Blackpool, Lancashire.

    TV. Blackpool gifts and fancy goods fair - it is held in Blackpool's Winter Gardens. SV. The Lord Mayor of Blackpool Alderman H. Henson and official party looking at wrought iron. GV. Lampshades, camera pans to woman looking at them. GV. New type picture holder - woman moves the frame - like opening door. CU. Woman flipping over the pictures stored behind the one on top - one can choose different picture every day! SV. Little gadgets - fancy bottle tops etc. Camera tracks in to show a miniature bar with a barman hammering on the bar with a little wooden mug. A hand appears, takes off the heads of the little figures to show different kinds of bottle openers. CV. Fancy cigarette dispensers - a little stork puts its beak in box and pulls out a cigarette. SV. & CV. Model, pretty girl, with jewellery which is going to Kuwait. Model is putting on an earring. GV. Handbag stall. SV. Woman examining a transparent bag with a little purse inside which she takes out. GV. Man with a very large bag comes round corner and puts it down on the floor. CV. He opens the bag and out pops an attractive model.

    (Orig. Neg.) (Title scene I.)

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    Film ID:
    Media URN:
    Pathe newsreels
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Black & White
    Time in/Out:
    01:47:54:00 / 01:49:11:00

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