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  • Short Summary

    Husband who is appalled at his wife's dress bills softens up when she shows him her lovely new outfit.

  • Description

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    Shot of a man looking at his wife's dress bills. He looks outraged at the amount of money she has spent. Intertitle reads: "But, even Adam will admit this "Maison Lewis" white duvetyn sports hat (and scarf) embroidered with kid grapes, is chic."

    The wife comes through the door and models her new accessories. A black panne and lace hat is also modelled, also a wide brimmed white hat whilst the woman arranges flowers in a vase. "Maison Redfern" creations are modelled. An afternoon gown with georgette sleeves and black jet trims is presented to a friend. Then a grey flannel suit with a white satin waistcoat is modelled along with a green felt hat trimmed with feathers. C/U of handle of an umbrella with Japanese style carving. Finally a brocaded georgette evening gown trimmed with beads and gold lace is shown. The model has a large feather fan and is shown in an ornate boudoir setting.

    Safety print only - original decomposed and destroyed.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    840.21
    Media URN:
    14554
    Group:
    Eve pictorials
    Archive:
    British Pathe
    Issue Date:
    Sound:
    Mute
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:03:34:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:57:56:00 / 02:01:30:00
    Canister:
    EP 036

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