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  • Description

    Title reads: "Frankie Opens Exhibition".

    Olympia, Kensington, London.

    G/V "Boys and Girls Exhibition" at the National Hall, Olympia. M/S British singer and Film Star Frankie Vaughan arriving to open the exhibition, he leaves his vintage car and walks towards the entrance. G/V masses of autograph hunters swarming around Frankie. C/U Frankie signing autographs. C/U children at the turnstiles, pan down to show other boys crawling underneath the turnstiles to get in free. G/V Frankie being pushed through the crowd by commissionaires trying to get him out.

    Low angled shot overhead cable car with two boys in it. G/V Royal Navy exhibit: a trampoline demonstration, some boys are having a go. M/S boy jumping on the trampoline; he turns a somersault, tries to spring onto his feet but falls over. C/U girl being shown how to toss pancakes on kitchen exhibit.

    C/U small girl having a ride in a rolling galleon. CU toy brick model of Buckingham Palace. C/U hands fitting bricks together and adding to the building (looks like Lego). C/U man fitting the bricks to the model, then standing back to show just the model. G/V army's exhibit: a tank with children scrambling over it. C/U small boy being lifted out of the tank. G/V tank from World War One.

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  • Data

    Archive
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    17/08/1959
    Sound:
    Sound
    Media URN:
    51247
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Film ID:
    1593.09
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration
    00:01:04:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:11:44:00 / 01:12:48:00
    Canister:
    59/66
    Sort Number:
    59/066
  • Appears in...

    Categories
    Sport & Leisure Historical Figures & Celebrities Entertainment & Humour War & Revolution
  • Stills

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

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