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    Selected Originals (offcuts, selected scenes, out takes, rushes) for story "Christmas stockings" - 50/102.

    Similar to newsreel story. MS Exterior of Selfridges showing Christmas trees and Santa and his sleigh decorations. (2 shots). LS Oxford St. with decorated Selfridges on left. (3 shots). LS Side angle shot of Selfridges. LS Night shot of decorations outside Selfridges. MS. Santa Claus in sleigh pan to reindeer. CU Candle burning tilt up to audience of children. CU Small boy. MS Model of the Nativity. CU Head shots of small girl types. (3 shots). CU Candle burning. CU Small girl. SCU Various shots of the Nativity model. LS Exterior view Selfridges at night. MS Illuminated Christmas trees pan down to entrance into store. SCU Shoppers walking along pavement. (3 shots). MS Hawker selling balloon. MS Walking shot shoppers. MS Pan down fancy balloon to hawkers selling them. MS Toddler holding mother's hand pan to shop window full of toys. LS Shoppers outside one of Selfridges entrances.

    LS Pan down Selfridges front to shoppers. MS Assistants showing doll to small girl. MS Shoppers walking along pavement. SCU Elevated small boy holding mother's hand. SCU Paper chains, mistletoe and holly. CU Father Christmas offering toy to small coloured boy at a party in London for coloured and white children. LS and MS. Various shots of children and adults watching toy demonstration (3 shots). MS Assistant opening cosmetic bag as she offers it across counter. CU The open bag. MS Man demonstrating conjuring set to audience of children. SCU Watching children. MS Demonstrator doing tricks. CU Jacqueline, baby daughter of Seretse Khama and his wife. MS. Seretse Khama, wife and baby seated at table with large cake. CU Seretse pan to Ruth pan down to baby, pan to cake. GV children at party for coloured and white children seated at tea table. MS Black baby eating. CU baby eating pan to another black baby eating. CU Hand knocking door knocker.

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    British Pathé
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    Black & White
    Time in/Out:
    01:54:50:00 / 01:58:40:00
    50/102 N (Selected Originals)
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    50/102 N
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    Lifestyle & Culture
    rosebud doll and dolls in shop Lines brothers Toys Christmas Botswana Christmas 1950s Seretse Khama
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