• Short Summary

    A FAIRYLAND OF TOYS AND GAMES TO DELIGHT THE YOUNG AND YOUNG AT HEART, IS ON DISPLAY IN LONDON -- A PREVIEW OF WHAT WILL BE AVAILABLE TO PACK INTO THAT CHRISTMAS STOCKING.

  • Description

    A FAIRYLAND OF TOYS AND GAMES TO DELIGHT THE YOUNG AND YOUNG AT HEART, IS ON DISPLAY IN LONDON -- A PREVIEW OF WHAT WILL BE AVAILABLE TO PACK INTO THAT CHRISTMAS STOCKING. THE EXHIBITION IN BEING PRESENTED BY THE BRITISH TOY MANUFACTURERS' ASSOCIATION.

    THE DISPLAY HAS BEEN ORGANISED TO GIVE SHOPPERS SOME IDEAS ON THE LATEST TOYS AND GAMES THAT'LL BE IN STORES FOR THE CHRISTMAS SPENDING SEASON.

    ALL TYPES OF TOYS, FOR ALL AGE GROUPS, ARE REPRESENTED IN THE EXHIBITION -- SOFT TOYS, DOLLS, WHEELED TOYS, MECHANICAL MARVELS, MODELS RAILWAYS AND MOTORWAYS, EDUCATIONAL AND CONSTRUCTIONAL TOYS, INDOOR AND OUTDOOR GAMES, PLAYSUITS, CHRISTMAS DECORATIONS, CRACKERS AND CARNIVAL NOVELTIES, TO NAME A FEW.

    ALL TOYS COMPLY WITH THE SAFETY STANDARDS SET DOWN BY THE BRITISH TOY MANUFACTURERS' ASSOCIATION. PAINTS USED ARE NON-LEAD; THE FILLINGS OF SOFT TOYS ARE PERFECTLY HYGIENIC AND THE UTMOST CARE HAS BEEN TAKEN TO ENSURE THAT METAL TOYS HAVE NO SHARP EDGES TO INJURE A CHILD.

    THE ASSOCIATION HAS 350 MEMBERS. A STATEMENT ISSUED AT THE EXHIBITION SAYS THAT ANNUAL OUTPUT OF BRITISH TOYS IN 1965 WILL, FOR THE FIRST TIME, EXCEED GBP50,000,000 -- OF WHICH ABOUT GBP14,000,000 WORTH WILL BE EXPORTED TO 159 COUNTRIES.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    VLVAD7NZI3MG9S6PF1N9PUF98MUAO
    Media URN:
    VLVAD7NZI3MG9S6PF1N9PUF98MUAO
    Group:
    Reuters - Incuding Visnews
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    03/11/1965
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:50:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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