A look at the ways exotic shells can be used to make 'attractive' household objects.
C/U on a box of tropical shells, pan to box of large 'melon' shells, pan long more boxes of exotic shells. A man in rubber gloves picks out two shells and dips them in a vat of liquid...
Members of the Muzzle Loaders' Association practise their hobby in a field at Bisley.
Model maker Duncan Haws shows Pathe his collection.
Denis Andre may live in the centre of London but that does not stop him building a boat in his front room.
Out takes ( rushes, cuts ) for stories in CP 579.
Young boys enjoy looking at model soldiers at and a castle at schools model lesson.
First day of summer is celebrated with "Hobby Horse Revels" in Padstow, Cornwall.
Woman makes mini flower pots out of eggshells and match sticks.
Tom Ingledew works on his impressive 4 foot high model cathedral made from firewood.