• Short Summary

    The hat Princess Margaret wore to go on her honeymoon is mass produced for the public.

  • Description

    Item title reads - Princess sets fashion.

    Honeymoon hat.

    Various library shots of Princess Margaret and Anthony Armstrong-Jones getting onto the barge which will take them to their honeymoon yacht. M/S Princess Margaret in the hat which is now being duplicated for sale in the high street.

    M/S interior of pressing room in the factory where they are making the hat. M/S as one of the workers puts a shapeless piece of material onto one of the presses. Locking bars are put onto the hat on the press, then the press moves up. C/U worker letting his foot off a pedal. M/S worker taking the shaped hat off the press, he puts it onto a table loaded with others. M/S finishing room in the factory, a girl is going round giving unfinished hats to the women seated at tables. C/U woman working on one of the hats. C/U woman sewing net onto the hat. Various exterior shots as a man carries a pile of hat boxes towards a van. M/S two girls looking in shop window at the Princess Hat on display. Various interior shots of women trying on Princess Hats. C/U woman admiring herself. C/U elderly woman admiring herself in her Princess Hat. M/S of the two girls walking from the shop wearing their hats. Various shots as they walk past camera and away.

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    Film ID:
    Media URN:
    Pathe newsreels
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Black & White
    Time in/Out:
    01:11:40:00 / 01:12:48:00

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