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  • Short Summary

    All-weather gaiters are shown to the camera - lots of nice leg shots.

  • Description

    "Another fashion note - a British one. All-weather gaiters - smart, comfortable and over-the-knees -!" reads an intertitle (presumably shots missing at the beginning).

    L/S of four women in the grounds of a grand house walk towards the camera. C/U of their gaiters, two lift their skirts a little higher to show them off. C/U of a pair of legs in gaiters. "These are the new "long" styles referred to by H.M. the King, as "Looking very cosy" M/S of woman sitting on some stone steps with her legs crossed buttoning up her gaiters with a button hook.

    C/U of the buttoning up process. They are very tight! The women stand on a low stone wall and slowly lift their legs to show off their gaiters. They then slowly lower their legs. Beginning of the item presumably missing.

    Was originally an item in Eve's Film Review issue number 354.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    878.11
    Media URN:
    14994
    Group:
    Eve pictorials
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    15/03/1928
    Sound:
    Mute
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:16:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:27:21:00 / 01:28:37:00
    Canister:
    EP 097

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