• Short Summary

    Barber Eddie McConville demonstrates a new invention that allows him to sit down on the job.

  • Description

    Thornton Heath, Surrey.

    Various shots of the invention used by barber Eddie McConville - a chair that revolves around his customer so he can sit down while tending to hair. Commentator explains that Eddie was injured in a road accident and can't stand up all day.

    Several shots of Eddie cutting the hair of his customer while moving about on the chair behind him

    Notes and cutting on file - the contraption was made by Eddie's friend Sid Withey.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    1353.04
    Media URN:
    44543
    Group:
    New pictorials
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    01/11/1954
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:29:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:05:15:00 / 01:06:44:00
    Canister:
    NP 529

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