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  • Description

    Note: Location of the events unknown.

    Full titles read: "ALL SET FOR BEAUTY"

    M/S of young lady seated looking into large magnifying glass tube device. She examines the face of another lady who is also seated. C/U of the enlarged girls eye through the magnifying glass.

    M/S of women with her head inside some kind of steaming device. M/S of women laying down with her head in a towel. Her face is sprayed with a liquid. M/S's of several girls receiving a massage.

    L/S's of the girls hitting their lower jaw with the tops of their hands and patting themselves on the face (it looks quite amusing). L/S's and M/S's of the girls rolling their eyes. The girls are then seen wearing various facial masks while they perform finger exercises. L/S's of a women sitting behind a screen showing how a women should correctly sit and not slouch - posture training.

    Nice M/S of the girls standing in line giggling. L/S's and M/S's of the girls wearing swimming costumes walking on tiptoe holding books on their head and writing on a piece of paper with their foot by holding a pen in between their toes.

    Note: Good story on women's etiquette in the 1930's. The track is currently missing for this item. Old records claim that Helena Rubenstein appears in this record. This cataloguer cannot recognise her but there are several beauticians who appear in the item.

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  • Data

    Archive
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    10/04/1939
    Sound:
    Silent
    Media URN:
    40818
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Film ID:
    1186.18
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration
    00:02:21:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:33:32:00 / 01:35:53:00
    Canister:
    PT 472
    Sort Number:
    PT 472
  • Appears in...

    WorkSpaces
    Good manners MANNERS Etiquette: How to Sit and Stand Helena Rubinstein Untitled Workspace Vintage Beauty
  • Stills

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

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