• Short Summary

    Little boy gets Swiss music box for his birthday and remembers trip to Switzerland.

  • Description

    Title reads: "Dave and Dusty".

    Switzerland.

    M/S of little boy (Dave) sitting in bed, his dog (Dusty) sits beside him. Dave is opening his birthday presents. One of his gifts is a music box from Switzerland. According to narrator, Dave was sent to Switzerland with other British children whose health suffered during the war.

    Flashback sequence showing Dave in Switzerland. M/S of Dave walking across hills with mountains in background. He sits down on some grass. M/S of Dave shaking hands with old man. M/S of Dave chatting with young man in traditional Swiss costume. M/S of Dave with little girl and her family outside their wooden house.

    Note: one of a series of "Dave and Dusty" stories, aimed at children.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    1229.21
    Media URN:
    33888
    Group:
    New pictorials
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    03/03/1947
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:24:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:32:51:00 / 01:34:15:00
    Canister:
    NP 129

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