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  • Short Summary

    Irish girls model stockings and the 'Shamrock' car.

  • Description

    Unissued / Unused material -

    Dublin Spring Show, Eire, Southern Ireland, Republic of Ireland.

    Various shots of six girls modelling stockings - they look like they are modelling dresses. VS Girl getting into and sitting in the Shamrock car which is made of plastic material. MS Four girls sitting in the car. MS Woman opening boot, with two more girls in the boot. CUs Three of the models pan down to their feet which are in tub of water. CU Girls' legs. CU Girl drying her feet.

    (Orig.Neg.) Old record suggests material may date from around 02/05/1961.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    3028.05
    Media URN:
    86359
    Group:
    Unissued unused
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    1961
    Sound:
    Mute
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:46:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:20:16:00 / 01:22:02:00
    Canister:
    UN 3486 B

Comments (1)

  1. jamied says

    The girls are advertising a brand of stockings called "Mannequin nylons" - their advertising slogan, "Legs are lovelier in Mannequin nylons", is on the board behind the girls.

    The Irish-built Shamrock car is particularly rare, with only 8 examples ever fully completed. Rather than being made of "plastic material", it comprised of fibreglass panels.

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