• Short Summary

    Footage of Miss Singer who makes wool from the coats of her dogs, Walthamstow.

  • Description

    Dogs wool being made and used for knitting at woman's home in Walthamstow, Greater London.

    C/U dogs with shaggy hair sitting down. They get up and walk past camera. M/S and C/U woman (Miss Singer) combing dogs. C/U and big C/U hands brushing fur off dogs and collected on a comb. C/U putting in box. M/S woman combing dogs. She picks up box of hair and walks away. dogs follow. woman walks into house followed by dogs. interior, Woman puts down box and starts to brush hair. between two wire brushes to straighten before weaving.

    C/U brushing hair as above. M/S puts brushes down, pulls weaving machine to her. C/U dogs looking on. woman threading hair into weaving machine. (spinning wheel?) C/U wheel turning. C/U hands feeding in hair, pan to wool being taken up on bobbin., M/S woman at machines. She puts machine aside. C/U dog looking. C/U woman knitting with wool. Shaggy dog. looking on.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    1301.15
    Media URN:
    43158
    Group:
    New pictorials
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    11/06/1951
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:44:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:21:48:00 / 01:23:32:00
    Canister:
    NP 352

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