• Short Summary

    Good scenes of sweets being made and of children buying them.

  • Description

    Full title reads: "Operation Humbug".

    London.

    MV Man shovelling pile of sweets at Barratts Factory, Wood Green. (For super title).

    LV Man stirring basic mixture in cauldron. CU Man stirring. MV Mixture being tipped into receptacle. CU Mixture being poured into receptacle. LV Man pouring colouring into revolving drum. SV Pouring colouring into revolving drum of sweets.

    CU Gob stoppers swirling round inside drum. SV Man pulling candy pan to candy on hook. MV Man feeding into lollipop machine pan along machine. SV Lollipops coming out of machine. SV Worker pan down to sieve full to lollipops.

    MV Girl packing chocolate cigarettes. SV Girl packing chocolate cigarettes.

    SV Sweet shop window with advert 'No Cigarettes' pan down to 3 children smoking chocolate cigarettes. LV GV Children queuing up outside sweetshop. SV Travel shot children in queue. LV GV Children rushing into sweetshop.

    MV Children waiting outside dentist. CU Boy in spectacles waiting outside dentist with scarf tied round swollen face.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    1405.13
    Media URN:
    45717
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    07/02/1949
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:09:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:17:28:00 / 01:18:37:00
    Canister:
    49/11

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