Horrid looking plastic flowers being imported from Italy only to have their petals pulled off - very camp!
C/U shot of daisies. Cut to a C/U shot of roses - red and pink. Cut to a C/U shot of carnations, pink, red and yellow. M/S of a woman holding a peach blossom. Big branch is full of flowers. C/U shot of the woman bending sprays to strengthen them. Woman places the blossom back on the table in front of her. C/U of the peach blossom.
High angle shot of woman's hands as she starts to pull off the petals. C/U shot of her face as she works. This is not real flower but it is best possible plastic imitation imported from Italy - informs the voiceover. C/U shot of the stylish antique clock and a basket of lilies of the valley next to it. M/S of a woman who takes out the flower from the basket and starts pulling off the petals.
C/U shot of a terrible looking vase and even worse dahlias in it. C/U shot of a poor imitation of dahlia's poor petals.
Note: Woman featured in the film is Mrs Lee. She and her husband import plastic flowers from Italy.
Cuts (rushes, out-takes) exist for this story. They are on the Pathe Master tape *PM0089*.