• Short Summary

    Excellent footage of teenager dancing to the music of Humphrey Lyttleton and his band.

  • Description

    Humphrey Lyttleton and his band playing at London club in Oxford Street.

    L/S Teenagers walking into Mack's Restaurant at night. Various shots of youngsters dancing and jiving which was the craze after the Second World War. Several good shots of the band playing and teenagers dancing. M/Ss of teenagers talking and drinking (non-alcoholic drinks). More very good shots of teenagers dancing and drinking.

    Amendment August 2011:
    A user wrote in explaining that Lyttleton is actually spelt Lyttelton.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    1279.08
    Media URN:
    34467
    Group:
    New pictorials
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    26/06/1950
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:03:38:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:11:37:00 / 01:15:15:00
    Canister:
    NP 302

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