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  • Description

    Full title reads: "London. These Wigs Drip Dry".

    Baker Street, London.

    Shots of male hairdresser placing wig on woman's head in hair salon.

    Various shots of models trying on various wigs - supplied according to the voiceover by 'Mr Arthur'.

    CU hands placing wig into sink to wash it.

    More shots of wigs being tried on. Hairdresser offers cigarette to girl who has just put on a blonde wig.

    Various quick CUs of the same model wearing different wigs.

    Gag shots of woman with shapeless hair being looked at scornfully by man in bus queue. She goes off to get a wig. She comes out of the shop in a blonde wig and takes off her glasses. She returns to the bus stop and the man turns round and looks very excited. (actually the wig looks really bad).

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  • Data

    Archive
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    18/10/1962
    Sound:
    Sound
    Media URN:
    53797
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Film ID:
    1733.23
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration
    00:01:41:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:28:55:00 / 01:30:36:00
    Canister:
    62/84
    Sort Number:
    62/084
  • Appears in...

    WorkSpaces
    1962 Oct Newsreel 5 favorites
  • Stills

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

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