Women in a hardware shop in California trying on hats made of pots and pans.
Thought to be Selected Originals from late 1940s material.
San Mateo, California, United States of America (USA).
Top shot of women looking in shop window at hats. Pan across name 'Western Hardware Store'. Inside the shop, man fixing hats. Close up shot of the man working on hats. Close up shot of the man trimming bits of metal off with large pliers and putting finished hat on his head. Saucepan scourers as trimming. Man with hat on. Four girls in shop trying on hats. Close up shot of hat on girl's head with enamel bowl for crown. Angle shot of another hat with brush in front. Close up shot of another hat with sponge as trimming. Another hat - top of it falls off revealing a 'jerry' / child's potty.
Possibly connected with 48/24 - MD.