• Short Summary

    Dressmakers from Parisian fashion houses run around the city streets in race.

  • Description

    Title missing - issue sheet reads: "France. Old Maids Day. Midinettes from the great dressmaking establishments celebrate the 'Good St. Catherine's Day' - their patron saint - with a race through Paris."

    Paris, France.

    Women dress makers run around the streets of Paris. They are accompanied by lots of men on bicycles. Various travel shots of the race in progress. Some of the women runners seem to be getting a helping hand fro the men on bikes. Shots of tired looking women at the finishing line.

    Group of finishers gather together at the end of the race. Some of them are wearing paper hats.

    N.B. The two versions contain several different shots.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    737.30
    Media URN:
    6745
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    01/12/1930
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:19:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:44:11:00 / 01:45:30:00
    Canister:
    30/53

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