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    Unissued / Unused material.

    Plastics Exhibition at Olympia. London.

    Various shots of a plastic greenhouse including interior showing plants growing. MS tomato plants. Various shots closing window in roof of greenhouse. Top shots of exhibition. MS's sign for the Exhibition above Information Bureau. CU customers at Information Bureau. LS people looking at exhibits.

    CU's young boy trying on suit of armour made out of plastic. MS people looking on. Various shots of girl in a 'Slim while you Work' plastic slim-suit. LS people looking at exhibits. Various shots salesman showing girl all-plastic sailing boat. Various shots of the process of making a beach toy, plastic sheet is put into machine and shape pressed out. MS as it is taken out of machine and shape is pulled from sheet. MS the toy plastic fish is blown up - cost of the machine £1,250.

    Various exterior shots of the Exhibition with traffic passing by in foreground. Various shots of midwinter unbreakable Modern Tableware being demonstrated.

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    British Pathé
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    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Film ID:
    Black & White
    Time in/Out:
    01:17:50:00 / 01:20:37:00
    UN 2989 A
    Sort Number:
    UN 2989 A
  • Appears in...

    Trade & Industry
    Christmas 1950s
  • Stills

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

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