• Short Summary

    Matchbox collector Charles Crampton shows us part of his collection.

  • Description

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    Leicester.

    Various shots of an elderly man, Charles Crampton, sitting at a table and sticking matchbox covers in a book. He has been collecting them as a hobby for 50 years.

    He looks through the pages of the book. C/Us of several covers including one that shows how to light a cigar. Covers representing Austria, Norway, Abyssinia, Korea, Japan (propaganda artwork) and Russia are seen.

    Notes on file.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    1315.21
    Media URN:
    43554
    Group:
    New pictorials
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    02/03/1953
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:00:51:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:41:05:00 / 01:41:56:00
    Canister:
    NP 442

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