• Short Summary

    Unmarried women in Paris celebrate St. Catherine's Day with a dance.

  • Description

    Full title reads: "Paris. Old Maids Day. Jolly midinettes celebrate the good St Catherine's Day and take full advantage of their traditional privileges."

    Paris, France.

    Unmarried women wearing odd hats walk down street arm in arm in procession.

    Woman climbs up short ladder to place flowers at statue of St. Catherine in alcove on wall.

    Various shots of women - some wearing odd hats, some not.

    Various shots of ballroom dancing. Men and women dance to the music of a band. The film concentrates on women wearing spectacular hats.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    739.39
    Media URN:
    8415
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathe
    Issue Date:
    04/12/1933
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:00:57:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:46:38:00 / 01:47:35:00
    Canister:
    33/97

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