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    "Summer-time is River-time - when there is any summer, and a river..."

    L/S of a riverbank scene - nice posh houses by the river bank. People relaxing and looking at the view. Could be Henley or somewhere similar on the Thames. A woman passes the camera in a rowing boat. C/U of a woman sitting in a punt. She cuts some paper with a large pair of scissors. "This lady is cutting crepe paper, which she crochets into a smart little hat." Another shot of the craftswoman as she cuts the paper. M/S of the woman and a friend as they sit in the punt crocheting their hats. C/U over the shoulder of the first woman showing her crocheting. C/Us of the crochet circle as it grows. C/U of a large circle of crochet being held up to the camera. C/U of the finished hat. A ribbon is wrapped around it. C/U of woman pulling on the hat. It is very nice! She poses for the camera. "A variety of styles ensures Eve having her choice." Various hats are modelled. They are gorgeous!

    Was an item in Eve's Film Review issue number 265.

    This item may have originally be stored in another can - discovered in 1999. No markings on leader as to where was originally stored. Have created new cans for these "orphan items" - EP312 and EP313.

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    British Pathé
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    Black & White
    Time in/Out:
    01:20:37:00 / 01:22:59:00
    EP 312
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    EP 312
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    Sport & Leisure Lifestyle & Culture Entertainment & Humour
    Millinery related films Millinery How To
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