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    A woman is seated at a dressing table reading a letter. A maid enters through the door and a title reads: "A gentleman from Emile's Madame --". The man comes in and bows, then after a quick glance at the woman's hair proceeds to sketch a style he thinks would "suit Madame's individuality" as this is the latest idea in hairdressing.

    C/U of his sketch. He hands it to Madame and it meets with approval. He combs her hair. He creates a modern adaptation of the Grecian style of hairstyle. C/U of the woman's hair being plaited then pinned to the head. The style is accessorised with a thin jet band with a shaded flame-coloured ostrich feather. C/U of this being attached to the head. C/U of Madame to show the completed style.

    Safety print exists - show print. Probably to be found in the "Thing of Beauty is a Joy Forever" roll.

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    Archive
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    Sound:
    Mute
    Media URN:
    14576
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Film ID:
    842.22
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration
    00:02:42:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:45:29:00 / 01:48:11:00
    Canister:
    EP 039
    Sort Number:
    EP 039
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    Categories
    Sport & Leisure Lifestyle & Culture Entertainment & Humour
    WorkSpaces
    1920s Frisuren Hairstyles Vintage Beauty
  • Stills

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

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