• Short Summary

    Pathe visits market places around the world.

  • Description

    Sriagar (Srinagar?), Kashmir.
    People in the market place wearing traditional dress, selling vegetables, cashmere wool and cloth.

    Saudi Arabia.
    People with goats, and a tiny kid goat. A man carries firewood on his head. Some wear the traditional red scarf headgear. Men are seen with a heap of lizards - a great delicacy. A man tinkers with a small primus stove.

    Beersheba, Israel.
    Crowds stroll through the market, and people buy vegetables, bargain for saucepans and dishes. There is a shoe repair stall, and chickens for sale in cages.

    01:24:45 - 01:28:44.
    Paris, France.
    There are various shots of people and different birds in cages at the Bird Market, near Notre Dame.

    Petticoat Lane, London.
    Sid Strong is seen in full flow with his patter for selling china and he is surrounded by quite a crowd. He is known as the King of China.

    Note: see also CP 610 cuts for out takes.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    377.03
    Media URN:
    4095
    Group:
    Colour pictorials
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    01/09/1966
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Colour
    Duration:
    00:06:15:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:22:29:00 / 01:28:44:00
    Canister:
    CP 610

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