• Short Summary

    New toys on show in Birmingham and tiny car is demonstrated in London.

  • Description

    Full title reads: "Record Orders For British Toys".

    Birmingham, West Midlands. - Toy Fair.

    SV Man and woman at counter demonstrating teddy who beats drum. CU Child looking on. SV Pan of hen that eats corn and lays eggs. CU Schoolgirl looking on. SV Algy the alligator toy walking along snapping his jaws. CU Boy squeezing air bulb of walking kangaroo. CU Kangaroo walking along. CU Walking clown being demonstrated. LV Man demonstrating walking doll. CU Baby looking on. Man appears with doll & holds it up to baby's face. MV A boy sitting down at 2 ft. high baby grand piano. SV Boy playing miniature piano.

    Hammersmith, London.

    LV Travel shot towards 'Mini' car moving along road. CU Mr. Lawrence Bond, the designer. SV Towards and pan Bond driving car. LV Bond showing 'Mini' car to friend. Walks round front and prepares to lift bonnet. SV Lifts bonnet, revealing engine. CU Engine attached to front wheel. LV Bond and friend lifting up car and walking out of screen.

    N.B. This car is not a Mini , it is just a Miniature three-wheeled car.

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    Film ID:
    Media URN:
    Pathe newsreels
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Black & White
    Time in/Out:
    01:02:59:00 / 01:04:13:00

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