• Short Summary

    From Tokyo: film of a contest (held on June 23) for the title of Tokyo's champion barber.

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    GV mass of barbers cutting hair
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    GROUND V ditto
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    CU barber cutting hair
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    CU ditto
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    CU woman cutting hair
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    SV TILT UP Woman cutting hair
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    CU woman cutting hair
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    GV of barbers
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    SV judge looking at haircut
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    SV ditto
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    CU barber's sign
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    CU trophies
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    SV winner receiving prize
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    CU winner
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    Script is copyright Reuters Limited. All rights reserved

    Background: From Tokyo: film of a contest (held on June 23) for the title of Tokyo's champion barber.

    The competitors - 400 of them, selected from the city's 24,000 men and women barbers - snipped away in the Netropolitan Gymnasium.

    Points were awarded for speed, skill and hygiene. The winner (who posed for cameramen with his wife and child): 33-year-old Yasuo Komatsu.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    VLVADIBR4ZGC6GUZG7PAZOBLM6N3N
    Media URN:
    VLVADIBR4ZGC6GUZG7PAZOBLM6N3N
    Group:
    Reuters - Source to be Verified
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    26/06/1959
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    MXF
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:00:47:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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