Feather Flowers Aka Feather Flowers And… 1963

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    Reedham, Norfolk.

    Swan and goose feathers are used to make delicate artificial flowers.

    Various shots of fake flowers hanging on a wooden shed wall. Various C/Us of young women's hands curling and snipping coloured feathers. M/S of three women working around a table outside the shed. More shots of the flowers as they near completion. C/U of the flowers being painted. Various shots of a woman sticking the feather flowers in the ground to make a display. C/Us of feather butterflies, flowers and dresses for dolls.

    The same company also practices taxidermy.

    M/S of chickens wandering through a variety of stuffed farmyard animals, tilt up to a young man working at a desk. Various C/Us of stuffed animals - a pheasant, some foxes, lambs, a hedgehog and badgers. C/U of the man fixing a stuffed bird to a plinth. C/U of a red squirrel. More shots of chickens pecking about amongst the stuffed animals.

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    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    14/04/1963
    Sound:
    Sound
    Media URN:
    3343
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Film ID:
    227.03
    Stock:
    Colour
    Duration
    00:02:06:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:14:40:00 / 01:16:46:00
    Canister:
    CP 433
    Sort Number:
    CP 433
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