• Short Summary

    Milliner Victor Hyett shows off his new range of hats for young women.

  • Description

    C/U of man with a handlebar moustache selecting a hat from a range displayed behind him. He is Victor Hyett, the well-known children's hat designer. He has designed a new range of hats for girls between the ages of 6 and 14. Panning shot of some of the hats in his milliners shop.

    M/S of two girls sitting on a window seat. One brushes her hair and the other holds a mirror. Victor puts hats on the girls and they tilt their heads and look in the mirror.

    M/S and C/Us of two older girls - teenagers. One of the girls puts on a funny hat and pulls a silly face. Victor helps the teenagers to choose an appropriate hat. Various shots of the girls having their hats fitted. Ends with a shot of the four girls in school uniform wearing different hats.

    Note: according to paperwork the girls featured are Penny Hyett, Vivian Dukes, Linda Lawrence and Jennifer Goddard. It seems that Victor Hyatt traded under the names of "Trevell Millinery" and "Fashion Imp."

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    93.19
    Media URN:
    2499
    Group:
    Colour pictorials
    Archive:
    British Pathe
    Issue Date:
    20/07/1959
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Colour
    Duration:
    00:01:54:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:43:29:00 / 01:45:23:00
    Canister:
    CP 242

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