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    London.

    LV. Interior with the Mayor of Westminster, Sir Charles Morton, about to switch on the Christmas decorations in Regent Street. SCU. Mayor pulls cord to switch on lights, pan up to an Edwardian balloon. GV. Exterior at night showing Regent Street and Edwardian balloons hanging across roadway. AS. Looking at the balloons. LV. Christmas tree lights on large building in Regent Street. SCU. Two women looking in shop window. CU. Illuminated figure. CU. Chinese figure. LV. Christmas tree decorations on Bourne and Hollingsworth Store. SV. Lights on the Christmas trees. LV. People looking in shop window at night at puppet working. SV. Model swans moving slowly across display window. SV. Puppets working. SV. Mother and child looking in window. SV. Puppets working. SV. Puppet and spider. SV. Small boy and little girl looking in window, boy picks his sister up and helps her to look in window. CU. Puppets working. CU. Boy pointing and explaining the puppet show to his sister. SV. Puppets working. AS. Candle decorations outside shop. CU. Illuminated card saying 'A Merry Christmas.'

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  • Data

    Archive
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    02/12/1957
    Sound:
    Silent
    Media URN:
    49060
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Film ID:
    1505.21
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration
    00:00:56:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:51:04:00 / 01:52:00:00
    Canister:
    57/97
    Sort Number:
    57/097
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    Categories
    Lifestyle & Culture
    WorkSpaces
    christmas West End On Film Untitled Workspace Christmas 1950s Christmas Lights & Decorations Christmas Shopping Christmas
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