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    Celebrities donate gifts to the Variety Club for underprivileged children. Savoy Hotel, London.

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    Item title reads - Target 6,000 toys.

    Stars donate presents to Variety Club for underprivileged children. Savoy Hotel, London.

    L/S film star Deborah Kerr walking into the Savoy Hotel, she talks to Dickie Henderson who is dressed as Father Christmas. C/U Deborah, pan to Dickie Henderson. C/U Dickie, pan to Tommy Steele, also dressed as Father Christmas. Deborah Kerr hands large teddy bear to Dickie, who in turn hands it to one of his assistants. L/S Herbert Morrison passing his present to Tommy Steele then shaking hands with Tommy and Dickie. M/S pressmen. C/U Tommy, Herbert and Dickie.

    M/S film star Judy Garland walking towards camera, she hands several parcels to a girl. M/S Judy walking across picture, C/U of her face. C/U Sir Tom O'Brien talking to one of Father Christmas's female assistants. M/S girls' legs and bottoms. M/S Terry Downes walking towards camera, he presents one of the girls with a parcel. C/U Dickie and Tommy nodding their heads. M/S Nancy Kwan walking towards camera, she presents one of the girls with two parcels, pan to C/U the girls holding the parcels. L/S pressmen gathered round celebrities.

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    Pathe newsreels
    British Pathé
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    Available on request
    Black & White
    Time in/Out:
    01:01:28:00 / 01:02:23:00

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