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    Showgirls at Windmill Theatre take part in survey by nylon stockings factory.

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    Windmill Theatre, London.

    Various shots Windmill showgirls doing cancan dancing on stage. Various shots Windmill girls in dressing-rooms, taking off nylon stockings. They examine the stockings for wear and tear, they then fill in a form. They are taking part in a survey by a nylon stocking factory. Each week girls parcel up their used stockings and send them to the factory.

    North London stockings factory.

    Various shots Windmill girls at watching stockings being examined on light box. Various shots of the Windmill girls watching the weaving of a new nylon yard on factory floor. Model demonstrating how to wear nylon stockings properly. She stands on a table in a conference room, another girl in a white laboratory coat points to the stockings. The Windmill girls sit around the table looking interested.

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    New pictorials
    British Pathé
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    Available on request
    Black & White
    Time in/Out:
    01:09:27:00 / 01:11:30:00
    NP 220

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  1. Unknown user says

    Featured at 0:29 is Anita D'Ray.

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  2. Unknown user says

    iI have a photo of my husband Barrie Manning dancing with Anita D'Ray at The Windmill in 1946/47

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  3. Unknown user says

    Do you not allow Pinterest access to the films? I have been redirected to a flicker photograph every time I try to pin a Windmill film

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