• Short Summary

    Hat design competition by Sunday Pictorial results in two winning designs made up in Bond St.

  • Description

    Item title reads - Headline hats!

    London.

    M/S of a page of the Sunday Pictorial showing ideas for hats. M/S of the thousands of ideas people have sent in for the competition to find more. M/S's of Norah Alexander and Barbara Back sorting through the ideas.

    M/S of Norah with Bond street milliner Miss Swerling. They look at the final selection of designs and discuss them. They are finally narrowed down to two, one based on a flame-thrower and the other on a British tank. Various shots as the designs are made up with muslin, feathers and ribbon amongst other things. C/U's as Pat Leonard and Greta Gynt model them, two soldiers come in and escort them off, the girls wink at the camera.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    1217.27
    Media URN:
    33866
    Group:
    New pictorials
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    16/07/1945
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:41:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:58:32:00 / 02:00:13:00
    Canister:
    NP 44

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