• Short Summary

    Good item of hairstyle pageant showing how styles have changed over the years. Wallasey.

  • Description

    Hairdressing pageant in Wallasey to show how hair fashions have changed over the last 60 years. Wallasey, Cheshire (now Merseyside).

    L/S of pleasure steamer on the River Mersey. M/S Crowd on deck the Captain points out sights to several young women. Two women with sitting down on deck before they go below. M/Ss of old fashioned dance in progress. M/S of people bowing to each others partners. M/S of young ladies wearing period costume. C/Us of onlooker watching. Woman walks past wearing tennis outfit. M/S of girl parading in swimming costume. Good M/S of two dancers performing the 'Charleston'.

    Cataloguer's note: The commentator says that the event was sponsored by Liverpool and Manchester hairdressers.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    1307.15
    Media URN:
    43322
    Group:
    New pictorials
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    14/07/1952
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:07:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:24:59:00 / 01:26:06:00
    Canister:
    NP 409

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