• Short Summary

    Short animated trailer film encouraging people to post early for Christmas.

  • Description

    Thought to be Selected Originals from late 1940s material.

    Short animated trailer film encouraging people to post early for Christmas.

    Drawing of elderly lady - rich Aunt Agatha. Drawing of pile of money. Drawing of pin cushion being wrapped for posting. Drawing of man wrapping present. Drawing of man drinking in bar - calendar shows date as December 11. Same shot but the date is getting closer to Christmas. Drawing of man rushing to Post Office to send present just as postman has left. Drawing of Aunty waiting for present that will not arrive. Drawings show Aunty Agatha changing her will to write out the man from her bequest. Drawing of nice cousin who will now receive the money because she posted early.

    End title reads: "Post Early For Christmas".

    Possibly connected with 47/92 - MD.

  • Tags

  • Data

    Film ID:
    1514.17
    Media URN:
    59595
    Group:
    Unknown sel originals
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:00:57:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:21:32:00 / 01:22:29:00
    Canister:
    UNSO Reel 014 F

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