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  • 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. The runners are accompanied by men on bicycles. One woman cheats getting a ride on a bike. Travel shots of tired looking woman running. Various shots around Paris as the race continues. Runners come towards the finish.

    The winner blows kisses to the camera.

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

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    737.38
    Media URN:
    6753
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    01/12/1930
    Sound:
    Mute
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:14:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:56:47:00 / 01:58:01:00
    Canister:
    30/53

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