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    Footage of baker making figures out of Marzipan in Mitcham, Greater London.

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    Figures made from marzipan in bakers in Mitcham, Greater London.

    M/S Baker (rolling marzipan in hands. C/U Hands rolling marzipan. C/U Marzipan is put on table - split either end and a tail is cut. C/U Bakers hands - bends marzipan into shape of dog (poodle). C/U Baker puts marzipan shape onto tray filled with similar shapes. (Headless dogs). C/U Baker picks up marzipan dog heads and squeezes right eye on to one of them. C/U Baker squeezes left eye on to dog's head. C/U Baker.

    M/S and C/U Baker putting dog heads on to dog bodies. M/S and C/U Baker putting birds heads on to cakes. M/S and C/U. Baker dipping bird cakes into chocolate. C/U Baker putting chocolate coated bird cakes on to tray. C/U Baker. C/U Bird cakes. Baker puts one eye on. L/S Baker. He puts bunny rabbit cake on to revolving cake stand. C/U Bunny rabbit cake revolving. C/U Father Christmas cake revolving. C/U Father Christmas cake. C/U Roundabout cake with chicks on.

    Note: a Pathe website user has informed us that this item was filmed in the demonstration room at the factory of J.F. Renshaw in Locks Lane, Mitcham, Surrey.

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    New pictorials
    British Pathé
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    Black & White
    Time in/Out:
    01:45:05:00 / 01:47:06:00
    NP 376

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