• Short Summary

    Fashions from London. Russian wives of British servicemen. Arguments over MPs' clothes.

  • Description

    Full title reads: "One Minute News".

    London. The BIF (British Industries Fair) opens with a fashion display.

    LS General view of the front of the building where it is being held. MS LS Mannequins / Models displaying dress fashions. MS CU shots of the attentive audience watching the display. Evening wear and day wear are exhibited.

    Moscow, Russia / Soviet Union. The Russian brides of British servicemen who have been refused permission to join their husbands in England talk about their problems.

    MS the group of the brides and one baby. CU Mrs Clarka Hall and her baby Nikoli. CU Nadya Bolton CU Mrs Clifford Whitehead. CU Luidmila Squire. CU Mrs Olga Burke. CU Ira Rowley. MS group shot.

    Palace of Westminster / Houses of Parliament, London. Sir William Darling MP discusses his campaign to return to traditional dress in the Houses of Parliament, with Alfred Robens MP for Wansbeck, Northumberland.

    LS MS Darling and Robens walking on the terrace of the Houses of Parliament. LS MS Darling and Robens discussing their mode of dress (nat sound). CU pan up from feet to heads of both of them contrasting their dress. Darling in morning suit and top hat and Robens in lounge suit.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    1183.16
    Media URN:
    28056
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    08/05/1947
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:02:58:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:34:17:00 / 01:37:15:00
    Canister:
    47/37

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