• Short Summary

    A convenient motel for travellers and their cars proves popular in Kent.

  • Description

    Motel.

    Kent.

    M/S front of motel, a car draws up and enters the garage. M/S as two young women carry their cases from the car into their adjacent room. M/S as they remove their coats. C/U telephone, one girls picks up the receiver and speaks. The other girl hangs her suit in the wardrobe. M/S as the porter opens the outside door of wardrobe and removes suit for pressing. M/S as one of the girls proceeds upstairs dressed in negligee and goes into the bedroom where her friend is already sitting on the bed brushing her hair. M/S as the two girls get into their beds. One reaches up and switches out the light. M/S of the girls waking up in the morning. One girl opens the cupboard between the beds where the automatic teapot ("Teasmade") is ready, she pours out two cups of tea. M/S girl closing garage door behind her and walking across to the car, they drive off.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    1389.10
    Media URN:
    45400
    Group:
    New pictorials
    Archive:
    British Pathe
    Issue Date:
    24/08/1953
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:40:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:19:16:00 / 01:20:56:00
    Canister:
    NP 467

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