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    Location: Olympia Hall, London (England, Great Britain)

    Story about 34th National Schoolboy's Own Exhibition that ran from 27 December 1960 until 7 January 1961

    Various shots, boys on the upper deck of the yacht 'Solace' the 9-ton ketch which sailed round the world, the longest journey ever made by such a small boat. GV. Model aircraft stand. CUs. RAF Stand. GV. British Transport show working model featuring trains, lorries, buses and waterways - various shots. Various shots of boys in bowling alley - some with instructors. Various shots taken at the Metropolitan Police stand. LS. London Cigarette Card Company stand. Pan along the Cigarette Card stand. Pan along the Cigarette Card stand showing sets of cards on show. CU. Children counter of stand buying cigarette cards. Various shots of the Gas Board stand where children are making pancakes, one boy tosses pancake and it lands on another boy's face as he is looking upwards, he proceeds to eat it. (Mute. Orig. Neg.)

    Note: Paper work includes programme to the Exhibition and list of various exhibits. Lyon's Maid introduced the first portable ten pin bowling centre at the exhibition.

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    British Pathé
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    Black & White
    Time in/Out:
    01:04:52:00 / 01:06:05:00
    UN 3437 A
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    UN 3437 A
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    Sport & Leisure
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