• Short Summary

    Wilfred and Mabel Pickles perform a stunt in a pub to raise funds to aid spastic children.

  • Description

    Devonshire Street, London.

    SCU Wilfred Pickles, radio star, and his wife Mabel finishing Miss Penny Pickles, a lady built of pennies on the bar of the Masons Arms pub. CU Wilfred Pickles smiling as he holds penny. CU Pickles' hand putting penny on to pile. CU pint glass printed "Please Help Spastics" which forms the foundation of Miss Penny Pickles. SV montage of London pub signs. SV customers at the Mason Arms watching. SV Mabel Pickles placing penny on pile, pan to man and woman behind the bar laughing. CU Penny Pickles. SCU Wilfred Pickles places penny onto pile and Mabel crowds pile with a paper hat. CU pile with paper hat. CU smiling Wilfred Pickles.

    (Orig.Neg.) (Title scene F.)

  • Tags

  • Data

    Film ID:
    180.13
    Media URN:
    29716
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathe
    Issue Date:
    30/08/1954
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:00:56:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:20:56:00 / 01:21:52:00
    Canister:
    54/67

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