• Short Summary

    ON SUNDAYS WHEN THE SHOPS ARE SHUT THE HAWKERS BRING OUT THEIR WARES FOR SALE IN THE POPULAR DELHI SUNDAY BAZAAR.

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    BAZAAR: MAN SERVING FOOD: MAN MAKING EIDERDOWN: EXCHANGING MONEY: MAN PLAYING HAND-CRANKED GRAMAPHONE: HUNDREDS OF BOTTLES: MAN WITH MIRRORS: BOOKS ON GROUND: MAN HAVING DRINK WITH DRINK SELLER: MARKET. (SOF)




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    Background: ON SUNDAYS WHEN THE SHOPS ARE SHUT THE HAWKERS BRING OUT THEIR WARES FOR SALE IN THE POPULAR DELHI SUNDAY BAZAAR. IT ATTRACTS MANY PEOPLE WHO SIFT THROUGH THE COLLECTION OF THINGS FOR SALE LOOKING FOR A BARGAIN.

    AND THERE ARE A HOST OF THINGS ON SALE RANGING FROM THE LATEST TRANSISTOR RADIOS TO SECOND HAND CLOTHES TO CAST OFF BITS OF JUNK.

    THE HAWKERS SET UP THEIR WARES ON THE PAVEMENTS AROUND THE COUNTRY'S BIGGEST MOSQUE, THE JUMA MASJID, AND PREPARE FOR BUSINESS. ON THE PAVEMENTS MEN ACTUALLY MAKE QUILTS AND EIDERDOWNS. THE HUNGRY SHOPPER CAN BUY A MEAL FOR AS LITTLE AS A SHILLING. AND FOR THOSE HUNGRY FOR A DIFFERENT TYPE OF BARGAIN THERE IS ALWAYS THE CHANCE OF FINDING A RARE MANUSCRIPT OR BOOK. AND THERE ARE ALWAYS THE ODD BITS AND PIECES - HAND WOUND GRAMAPHONES, MIRRORS; BOTTLES OF ALL SHAPES AND SIZES; CLOTHING.

    THE BAZAAR ATTRACTS PEOPLE OF ALL CLASSES AND ALL TASTES AND MOST OF THEM FIND SOMETHING TO BUY.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    VLVA7TKDLRDS6AL4ZSVTV2YE0DPL3
    Media URN:
    VLVA7TKDLRDS6AL4ZSVTV2YE0DPL3
    Group:
    Reuters - Including Visnews
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    30/12/1969
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Colour
    Duration:
    00:01:05:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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