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    Christmas is coming - Post Early - Trailer.

    Animated Father Christmas rocking back and two on chair. He informs an angel that he is not going to deliver any presents this year because people never post early. The concerned angels visit St Peter about Father Christmas's enforced strike. St. Peter informs the angels that there is no need to worry. He holds out a poster which informs the public to post parcels by the 19th December and letters and cards by the 20th December. The angels swiftly return to Santa and show him the poster. Santa quickly changes his mind about the strike, and is helped with putting his boots on. Shot of reindeers pulling Santa's slay across the sky.

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  • Data

    Archive
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    30/11/1950
    Sound:
    Sound
    Media URN:
    48993
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Film ID:
    1504.01
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration
    00:00:58:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:00:05:00 / 01:01:03:00
    Canister:
    50/96
    Sort Number:
    50/096
  • Appears in...

    Categories
    Lifestyle & Culture Religion & Politics
    WorkSpaces
    CHRISTMAS Post Office Queues etc Animation - Presents Christmas 1950s
  • Stills

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

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