Note: Probably filmed in the Pathe studio.
Titles read: "MODES OF YESTERDAY - and today"
Library footage of crowd scenes in Paris in 1907. L/S and woman of model (in studio) waking through archway and down steps wearing the latest fashions in suits complete with woolly gloves. M/S...
Men ride old-fashioned bicycles and penny farthings.
A veteran car is driven through the streets of Paris - visuals only, no soundtrack.
A mediaeval pageant and jousting tournament in Arezzo, Italy.
Good footage of young women displaying the latest fur fashions.
Retrospective look at a Brighton funfair in 1896.
Old fashioned hats are contrasted with modern hats of the 1920s.
Great fashion item showing the latest in elasticated fabric swimsuits.