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    Full title reads: "Olympia. Boys And Girls Hold Own Exhibition".


    GV Elevated shot looking down on various stands at the exhibition. LV Boys and girls crowded round army skeeter helicopter. CU Small boy sitting in cockpit wearing flying helmet and having various details pointed out to him by a pilot. SV Skeeter. SV Small boy seated in model heli-jet Mark 7 which is rising upwards and has a small four bladed propeller revolving above it. CU Boy. SV Boy in the heli-jet.

    CU Model satellite revolving and we see a young girl seated inside having a ride. LV Satellite with flashing lamp and antennae.

    LV Boys climbing into cockpit of Vampire jet. CU Boy seated in cockpit operating control column.

    LV Boys and girls and adults looking at frogmen in water tank. SV Frogman looking out at group of children. CU Frogman looking at camera.

    SV Young girls inside a model of coalmine, camera pans to miner operating equipment. CU Miner. SV Young boys wearing miner's helmet looking on. LV Coal mining apparatus.

    LV Crowds gathered around Hulton's boy's and girl's chess corner. LV Elevated shot of a number of games in progress with 11 year old Roger Taylor playing six other children at once. CU Roger contemplating a move, camera pans down as he makes a move. SV Roger turning to another table. CU Roger contemplating. SV Roger making a move on other table.

    Various shots of girl's fashion show including sports wear and party dresses.

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    British Pathé
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    Available on request
    Film ID:
    Black & White
    Time in/Out:
    01:35:17:00 / 01:36:50:00
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  • Appears in...

    Sport & Leisure Lifestyle & Culture
    1940s and 1950s mining
  • Stills

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

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