• Short Summary

    The singer Miss Gracie Fields at the HMV factory in Hayes, Middlesex.

  • Description

    Hayes, Middlesex.

    Full titles read: "Now Pathetone has pleasure in presenting a very topical glimpse of MISS GRACIE FIELDS."

    Intertitle read: "We found the inimitable "Gracie" at the huge HMV (His Masters Voice) factory at Hayes pressing her four millionth record - what a record !"

    M/S's of the singer Gracie Fields using a record pressing machine. She receives huge cheers from the watching employees of the factory as she does so. Miss Fields receives more cheers as she lifts up the press and holds aloft her four millionth record. Several shots of Gracie Fields singing 'I'm Looking on the Bright Side.' She then encourages the audience to join in the singing.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    1072.09
    Media URN:
    37413
    Group:
    Pathetones
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    27/02/1933
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:02:52:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:12:30:00 / 01:15:22:00
    Canister:
    PT 153

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