• Short Summary

    Children bring their sick and injured dolls to Jack's Doll Hospital where they are repaired and made good as new.

  • Description

    No title. Jack's Dolls hospital.

    Somewhere in Scotland. Exact location of events unknown.

    M/S of a little girl with her sick doll. M/S of a sign reading 'Jack's Doll Hospital.' M/S as she looks up to it. C/U of sign 'Doll Hospital.' M/S as she carries her doll to the surgery. M/S showing the doll's head which is coming off. Various shots of heads and limbs at the hospital. M/S's of doctor fitting new eyes to the doll. C/U of eye blinking.

    Various shots of him and his tools as he fixes limbs. M/S of hair on stands. M/S as one doll has its hair put on. M/S as a woman sews dolls clothes on a machine, C/U of her face. M/S of girl dressing her doll. M/S of doll in cot. M/S of two dressed dolls waiting for their owners. M/S as little girl kisses her black doll which is in a cot.

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    Film ID:
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    New sound pictorials
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Black & White
    Time in/Out:
    01:28:10:00 / 01:29:29:00
    NSP 125

Comments (1)

  1. JenniferK says

    Jack's full name was Jack Kay, and the Doll hospital was part of "Jack's Emporium" which was located at 75-77 Trongate in Glasgow, Scotland. The young girl with black hair dressing the doll is his daughter, Miriam Kay.

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