Straight Or Curly 1930

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"Why do some women have straight hair and others curls?" asks an intertitle. C/U of the back of a woman's head. She has straight shoulder length hair. She turns her head and looks over her shoulder at the camera. We then see hair being combed. It looks like the back of a woman's head but suddenly the...

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Data

Cataloguer:
Jenny
Stock:
Black & White
Sound:
Mute
Media URN:
16514
Sort Number:
EP 195
Time in/Out:
01:35:03:00 / 01:39:44:00
Canister:
EP 195
Film ID:
922.18
Issue Date:
28/08/1930

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