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    Mayfair Club Party at 1939 prices. London.

    Good L/S of numerous people inside the Mayfair Club. M/S of comedian Sam Costa, calling for a drink of whiskey which costs a 1/-. C/U Calendar 1939, with price list of wines of those times. M/S Costa proceeds to buy another drink for a 1/-. M/S Shelf full of popular brands of cigarettes at 10 for 6d. M/S Costa buys 10 Players and smokes a cigarette, picks up newspaper, "Evening Standard", containing the Budget head lines. Costa gets excited and buys drinks all round, but unfortunately the reduced prices are finished and he faints when informed that the bill is £3.01 (1950 prices).

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    Archive
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    12/06/1950
    Sound:
    Sound
    Media URN:
    34565
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Film ID:
    1285.09
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration
    00:02:32:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:20:39:00 / 01:23:11:00
    Canister:
    NP 300
    Sort Number:
    NP 300
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    Historical Figures & Celebrities Entertainment & Humour
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  • Stills

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

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