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  • Description

    London.

    Various shots show a group of businessmen sitting around a table as they are shown the latest model in floor mops; commentator tells us they are advertising men. One of the men makes a phone call; we see a man at a hotel reception answer the call and make notes.

    A press reception is held at the hotel to demonstrate the wonders of this new mop; chefs are seen preparing trays of cream cakes and set them on a lino floor in the hotel suite. Then a group of children are brought in, dressed in sacks and wearing knotted hankies on their heads. They have a huge food fight, then the messy floor is cleaned with the mop, as the press make notes and take photographs.

    Note: the floor mop company logo 'Plysu' is clearly seen in several shots. Cuts exist - see separate record.

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  • Data

    Archive
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    04/05/1967
    Sound:
    Sound
    Media URN:
    4216
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Film ID:
    403.13
    Stock:
    Colour
    Duration
    00:02:37:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:59:31:00 / 02:02:08:00
    Canister:
    CP 645
    Sort Number:
    CP 645
  • Appears in...

    Categories
    Lifestyle & Culture Trade & Industry
    WorkSpaces
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  • Stills

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

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