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    Title reads: "Schoolgirl Mannequins".

    London.

    Various shots schoolgirls entering modern school building, the William Grimshaw School in Muswell Hill.

    Interior of classroom: various shots showing girls getting out sewing machines and material. C/U two girls sewing. C/U teacher Mrs. Kirk inspecting one of the girl's work. C/U girl using sewing machine.

    C/U pupils Vivian and Diane in casual suits, pan down to their legs. C/U girls having their hems adjusted, Mrs. Kirk walks over to one of the girls. C/U Mrs. Kirk pinning the hem and then holding it up against the girl's leg. C/U another girl adjusting her dress in front of mirror. C/U girls wearing gym skirts and blouses, one is pinning a badge onto the other's gym skirt. C/U the badge being pinned on.

    Various shots the girls modelling in a fashion show at the Education and Careers Exhibition, Olympia. Various shots seven girls wearing gym skirts and blouses parading. G/V audience. C/U two girls in striped dresses parading. C/U schoolgirls applauding. C/U Vivian and Diane in their casual outfits parading, one of them turns in front of camera. C/U schoolgirls in uniform applauding. G/V girl in floral design dress walking forward, she turns and back to face the camera again.

    Note: further information about exhibition and newspaper articles on file.

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  • Data

    Archive
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    01/06/1959
    Sound:
    Sound
    Media URN:
    50882
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Film ID:
    1583.22
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration
    00:01:15:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:48:55:00 / 01:50:10:00
    Canister:
    59/44
    Sort Number:
    59/044
  • Appears in...

    Categories
    Lifestyle & Culture
    WorkSpaces
    Ray Davies education
  • Stills

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

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