Jane 1943

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    NORMAN PETTS CARTOONIST "JANE" .

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    C/U of Petts drawing at his desk, he is interviewed about his cartoon strip 'Jane' that appears in the Daily Mirror and he says the inspiration came from his wife and her dachshund dog. It shows him drawing the comic strip. He talks about the fan mail he gets from servicemen asking for sketches of her. M/S soldier cutting out the comic strip. His wife models for him whilst he sketches her. He shows the finished sketches to the dachshund, C/U of the finished comic strip.

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    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    25/10/1943
    Sound:
    Sound
    Media URN:
    50341
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Film ID:
    1568.22
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration
    00:02:34:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:40:15:00 / 01:42:49:00
    Canister:
    NSP 395
    Sort Number:
    NSP 395
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  • "Norman Petts" should read Norman Pett. (Needs changing twice in body text, and once in tags).

    jamied 28th May 2012

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