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  • Description

    Title reads: "Child Mannequins at the Palace".

    Buckingham Palace, London.

    Child models wear dresses made from Lancashire cotton and do a fashion show for the Queen. The dresses are part of a display by the Cotton Board is organising for New York to develop the country's export market.

    M/S of 2 little girls playing catch with ball in grand room at Palace, 3 smaller girls watch. M/S of line of child models walking past camera. The models, all girls, walk very stiffly with good posture. M/S of Queen Elizabeth (later Queen Mother). M/S of girls playing ring-a-ring-a-roses. M/S of Queen Elizabeth sitting in a chair. The models walk in front of the Queen, pausing to curtsey in front of her. M/S of Queen looking a dress worn by very small girl. C/U of sign on a door knob reading "HM The King's Room, Private". A little girls goes up to the door and tries the handle.

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  • Data

    Archive
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    03/03/1941
    Sound:
    Sound
    Media URN:
    38534
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Film ID:
    1109.07
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration
    00:01:07:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:06:56:00 / 01:08:03:00
    Canister:
    41/18
    Sort Number:
    41/018
  • Appears in...

    Categories
    Lifestyle & Culture Entertainment & Humour Historical Figures & Celebrities
  • Stills

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

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