• Short Summary

    Tailors have a sale - cutting prices and getting long queues outside.

  • Description

    Hackney, London.

    LV. Silly Sale shop (First 6 feet for super). CU. Silly Sale poster. SV. Brothers writing price tickets in window. CU. Pan two of the brothers. CU. Price ticket Sports Jacket 7/6d. CU. Shirts at 2/- each in window. CU. Ties 3d each in window. SV. Interior crowd begins to assemble. CU. shopper looking in window. SCU. Trousers at 71/2d - last year 9d. CU. Woman looking in window. CU. Boys shirts 5/6d. GV. People lining up outside shop at night. SV. Woman with flask in crowd. SV. Brothers hanging coats on racks in shop. SCU. Dave Temple hanging up coats. CU. Sign "Sale starts at 9.a.m." SV. Temple brothers opening shop. SV. Brothers opens gate. SV. Policeman controlling crowd. SV. Crowd into shop, door closed after them. SV. bargain hunter looking at overcoats and suits. CU. Suit at 19/6. SV. Asian man being fitted with suit. SV. Crowd waiting outside. SV. Pan, people trying on garments (man in shirt). Tray of bows 8 for 1/-. GV. People try on clothes. CU. Hangers and tickets on floor. CU. Edwardian coat. SV. Garments being wrapped. CU. Bowler hat 6d. SV. man selecting bowler hat. SCU. Bowler being placed on man's head. CU. Hand moves hat falls over man's ears.

    (Orig.Neg.) (Title scene "G")

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    56.42
    Media URN:
    28157
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    22/01/1953
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:21:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:36:31:00 / 01:37:52:00
    Canister:
    53/7

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