Star Item
  • Description

    Park Lane, London.

    GV. Dorchester Hotel in London. SV. Rolls Royce arriving at Dorchester, doorman walking over to open car door. SV. Doorman opens car door and model Marilyn O'Dell steps out carrying a West Highland white terrier. They are followed by a Borzoi (Russian Hound). SV. Press photographers. SV. Panning shot of Marilyn walking into the Dorchester with her seven dogs that are to take part in the fashion show.

    LV. Interior shot of audience watching model Joan Gard parading with the West Highland white terrier. Joan Gard is wearing a bronze seal coat priced at $850 and the terrier is also wearing matching bronze seal coat. SV. Audience watching, great hats seen. SCU. Joan Gard wearing the bronze seal coat. LV. Panning shot as she parades with the terrier and stands in the middle of the stage. CU. Terrier. CU. Woman in audience. LV. Panning shot of model Dorothy Cuff parading with a boxer dog. She is wearing a Leopard skin coat priced at $495 and the matching hat. Boxer is wearing matching leopard skin coat. CU. Panning shot of the boxer parading on the stage with Dorothy Cuff. SCU. Dorothy wearing the Leopard skin coat and hat to match. CU. Two ladies in the audience LV. Model Marilyn O'Dell having trouble with a Dalmatian as it does not want to parade and resists the pressure. Marilyn is wearing Persian lamb coat with mink collar priced at $695, and the dog is wearing Persian lamb trimmed coat with seal musquash. CU. Marilyn gives the Dalmatian a lump of sugar, camera pans up to Marilyn. She turns showing off the back of the coat, she turns again and faces the audience. SV. Bald headed man sitting next to a woman with large feather in her hat in the audience. SCU. Model Joy Vergette fitting collar over a white poodle's head. Joy is wearing a ranch mink coat costing $1,750 and the poodle is also wearing matching mink coat. SV. Ladies in audience.

    LV. Joy parading with the poodle, she comes to the front of the stage patting the poodle on the head. CU. Poodle looks at the audience, turns and looks straight at the camera and back again to the audience. SCU. Old Colonel looking over top of his glasses at dog. LV. Pan, Dorothy Cuff parading with miniature brown poodle. She is wearing ocelot coat costing $795 and poodle is also wearing ocelot. Dorothy turns at end of walk. SCU. She bends down, picks up poodle and hugs it. SV. Audience applauding. LV. Five models on stage with dogs at end of the show.

  • Tags

  • Data

    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    Media URN:
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Film ID:
    Black & White
    Time in/Out:
    01:10:54:00 / 01:12:32:00
    Sort Number:
  • Appears in...

    Sport & Leisure
    Borzoi Videos Dorchester Hotel 50's Fashion fur presentation fur fur
  • Stills

    0:01 0:02 0:03 0:04

Comments (0)

We always welcome comments and more information about our films.
All posts are reactively checked. Libellous and abusive comments are forbidden.

Add your comment