• Short Summary

    A look at the modern and roomy exhibits in the National Caravan Exhibition.

  • Description

    Titles read: "OLYMPIA - CARAVAN EXHIBITION".

    London.

    General view of the National Caravan Exhibition. Shots of 'Sun Cottage' and 'Estate House' caravans made by Paladin Ltd. Shots inside the estate house show the lounge, complete with fire and radiator.

    An old-fashioned and a modern caravan stand side by side. The old one has a sign reading 'Eccles Jacobean 1925'. General view inside this one, showing a man sitting writing at the table and the cooker. Inside the Pathfinder Tenwide 45 we see a man turning on the central heating system. C/U of the fan that drives the air around the caravan. A woman in the bedroom hangs up her sheepskin coat. C/U of the heating vent in the room.

    General view of the Fairview Hudson caravan. Inside we see four girls in different beds about the place. Commentator says it "needs a man about the place". We look in a cupboard and see a man curled up asleep in there. Another man is in a different cupboard. Two more girls are asleep in bunks in the kitchen. Another man is found in the kitchen cupboard and two more are asleep wearing nightcaps in the bath. Final shot shows a man's feet sticking out of an open drawer.

    Notes on file.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    1739.02
    Media URN:
    53982
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    03/12/1962
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:15:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:01:51:00 / 01:03:06:00
    Canister:
    62/97

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