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  • Description

    Unissued / unused material.

    Christmas shopping at Selfridges, Oxford Street, London.

    Various shots crowds surrounding counter in department store. Sign on counter reads: "Gamages Toy Bizaar". Various shots kids talking to man dressed as Father Xmas. More shots crowds in toy store, good shots money being exchanged. Various C/Us balloon sculptor at work, kids watch. Various C/Us Charlie Chaplin dancing doll being demonstrated, kids watch - some good C/Us. Various shots man demonstrating novelty headband with punch ball attached to it by elastic. Various shots boy trying out same thing. Panning shot long queue on pavement outside store, mainly children with parents.

    Item is cuts from Gazette issue 48/99. Date given on old record is 09/12/1948.

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  • Data

    Archive
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    1948
    Sound:
    Mute
    Media URN:
    64970
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Film ID:
    2246.21
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration
    00:02:25:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:53:05:00 / 01:55:30:00
    Canister:
    UN 2051 A
    Sort Number:
    UN 2051 A
  • Appears in...

    Categories
    Sport & Leisure Trade & Industry
    WorkSpaces
    Shopping CONSUMERISM Santa Claus christmas Christmas Shopping Christmas 1940s Selfridges
  • Stills

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

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