• Short Summary

    Mr and Mrs Smith move into the first new home provided by Southend's carnivals.

  • Description

    Eastwood, Southend-on-Sea, Essex.

    GV. Bungalow building in progress, pan to LV. Mr and Mrs Smith walking towards (first 7 for super). SV. Elderly couple, Mr and Mrs Smith walking towards. GV. Incomplete bungalow. SV. Notice "Carnival Bungalow Estate". LV. Over Mr and Mrs Smith's shoulders, workmen working on roof of bungalow. SV. Mr and Mrs Smith looking up.

    GV. Line of completed bungalows. SV. Towards, Mr and Mrs Smith being led towards their bungalow by Carnival Queen and maids of honour. SV. Maids of honour, pan to Carnival Queen giving Mrs Smith key to bungalow. SCU. Mr Smith, pan to Mrs Smith putting key in door. SV. Back view, Mrs Smith opening door.

    SV. Mr Smith entering through double draught doors. SV. Back view, Mr Smith walking towards dustbin cupboard. SV. Dustbin in cupboard. SV. Mr Smith lifting inside hatch of coal cellar. CU. Coal in cellar. GV. Bathroom with sit-down bath (note handle on wall). CU. Handle on wall, pan down to sit-down bath. SV. Mrs Smith walks to airing cupboard and opens door. SCU. Mrs Smith taking cloth from cupboard.

    SV. Mrs Smith making tea in kitchen. SV. Mr Smith sitting in armchair reading paper. SV. Photograph of Mrs Smith, pan to Mr Smith reading paper and Mrs Smith doing needlework by fireplace.

    (Mute. Neg.) (Title scene "F")

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    Media URN:
    Pathe newsreels
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Black & White
    Time in/Out:
    01:34:27:00 / 01:35:45:00

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