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  • Description

    St. Paul's Cathedral, London.

    People search for a needle in a haystack in order to win a sewing machine - part of National Sewing Week.

    SV. Haystack standing in St. Pauls churchyard. LV. People waiting around haystack. SV. Haystack. People rush in and begin to pull it to pieces. MV. Boys on top of haystack, throwing hat to crowd. CU. Hay showering down on men's head. SV. People in crowd throwing hay around. GV. Crowd around haystack. CU. Girl looking through hay. SV. Girl looking through hay, she sneezes. MV. Crowd milling around winner. Miss Rhoda Selby of Barts. CU. Miss Selby holding up needle. GV. Crowd looking on. SV. Miss Selby and Dorothy Dickson holding up sewing machine.

    (Orig. Neg.) (Title Scene "L")

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  • Data

    Archive
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    06/03/1952
    Sound:
    Sound
    Media URN:
    27127
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Film ID:
    17.41
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration
    00:01:04:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:54:29:00 / 01:55:33:00
    Canister:
    52/20
    Sort Number:
    52/020
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    Categories
    Sport & Leisure Lifestyle & Culture
    WorkSpaces
    St Pauls Needle haystack Sewing
  • Stills

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

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