• Short Summary

    Women from Paris' fashion houses enjoy their annual race around the streets.

  • Description

    Full title reads: "France. 'Old Maid's Day'. Midinettes from the great dressmaking establishments, celebrate the 'Good St. Catherine's Day' - their patron Saint - with race through Paris."

    Paris, France.

    Top view of women dressmakers starting their running race round Paris. They are carrying hat boxes.

    Shots of various women running around the city. Many of them appear to have pace makers on bicycles.

    The winner raises her arms as she reaches the finishing line.

    LS of winner raised shoulder high by supporters.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    873.12
    Media URN:
    12798
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    26/11/1931
    Sound:
    sound
    hd format:
    HD Cam
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:00:59:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:16:59:00 / 01:17:58:00
    Canister:
    31/95

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