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    Title reads 'The Palm man's Shadow Show'. Nursery depiction in silhouette of Little Miss Muffet. Palm P hand with coins in it. Ladies faces above a sign which reads 'Spot the Likeness'. Various takes. First lady holds up loaf of bread by Lyons and three white slices in other hand. Second lady takes off a glove from one hand. The third older lady in dark rimmed glasses holds a plate of Madeira looking cake and takes a slice. Two of the ladies standing with bread and cake smiling. Two ladies one in an apron holding a tin. Both ladies hold saucers and drink. Two ladies dressed in uniforms holding Lyons products, 'Lyons Swiss Roll'. Lady dressed as a nurse holding a product and smiling. Lady holding a bottle of 'Bev'. Lady holding a box with 'Lyons French Jam Sandwich' on it. Lady holding a cup and saucer and drinking from it. Display of three products, tin with 'Chico' on it, bottle with 'Bev' on it and tin with 'Quoffy' on it. Underneath is 1'11 1'8 3'-. Display of three products with Lyons Superb Bread, Lyons French Jam Sandwich, Lyons product (cake?) wrapped. Underneath appears 8 1/2 D 2'6 1'6. Products appear in circles with message underneath 'Everyone Likes Lyons'. Display of three products 'Lyons Swiss Roll', 'Lyons Ice Cream' & 'Lyons Mint Chocs'? underneath is 1'7 6 D 1'-. Large Question marks appear above Lyons products. Teacups appear on tiered stands with steam question marks above them. Ladies as before with 'Spot the Likeness' slogan. Lady makes herself a drink using 'Bev'. Older lady makes herself a drink using 'Quoffy'. Three ladies in uniform above 'Spot the Likeness'. Lady smiling holds up Lyons Swiss Roll box. Nurse holds up Lyons Ice Cream and then starts to eat it with pleasure. Older lady smiling eats Lyons Mint Choc.

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    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    1950 - 1959
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    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Film ID:
    Black & White
    Time in/Out:
    01:35:06:00 / 01:48:54:00
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  • Appears in...

    Trade & Industry
    Consumerism - 1950s group Documentaries (1976) Documentary warning Long documentary A detailed look
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    0:01 0:02 0:03 0:04

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