• Short Summary

    Good item with comedian Sam Costa a the Mayfair Club, London.

  • Description

    Mayfair Club Party at 1939 prices. London.

    Good L/S of numerous people inside the Mayfair Club. M/S of comedian Sam Costa, calling for a drink of whiskey which costs a 1/-. C/U Calendar 1939, with price list of wines of those times. M/S Costa proceeds to buy another drink for a 1/-. M/S Shelf full of popular brands of cigarettes at 10 for 6d. M/S Costa buys 10 Players and smokes a cigarette, picks up newspaper, "Evening Standard", containing the Budget head lines. Costa gets excited and buys drinks all round, but unfortunately the reduced prices are finished and he faints when informed that the bill is £3.01 (1950 prices).

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    1285.09
    Media URN:
    34565
    Group:
    New pictorials
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    12/06/1950
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:02:32:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:20:39:00 / 01:23:11:00
    Canister:
    NP 300

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