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  • Short Summary

    New type of tent, 'porch-whipper', roof that doubles as boat, compact mini kitchen, dinghy.

  • Description

    The Hague, Netherlands.

    Documentation on file.

    Elevated GV. Exhibition. MS. New type of tent which is upright by sticks on the outside, giving more room inside. CU. Hand holding parcel, which is a complete nylon tent. MS. Girl using a 'porch-whipper', this is a gadget for removing rain from the tent roof. CU. Picture of three children is held in front of camera, is taken away to reveal a rubber boat, which can also be used as a cot. Little boy is placed into boat to demonstrate this. MS. Roof of caravan is removed and turned over to make a boat. MS. Compact miniature kitchen, which is a small cupboard complete with pots and pans, etc. Various shots, as girl steps into dinghy, and starts to press pedals with her feet, this works the shower which is hanging overhead. This can be hung from a tree. Elevated GV. Exhibition.

    (F.G.)

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    2952.11
    Media URN:
    84867
    Group:
    Unissued unused
    Archive:
    British Pathe
    Issue Date:
    1960
    Sound:
    Silent
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:47:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:20:30:00 / 01:22:17:00
    Canister:
    UN 3332 B

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