• Short Summary

    Rose petal tips are put onto Turkish cigarettes at an east London factory.

  • Description

    London.

    In the east London factory of Godfrey Phillips Ltd we see various shots of rose tips being put onto Turkish cigarettes.

    A woman opens a box of roses, removes the leaves and puts the head in a bowl. A girl takes a rose from the bowl, sorts the petals and punches out the tip shapes with a special cutter. Girls sits at benches, sticking the rose petal tips onto Turkish cigarettes with gum. The finished cigarettes are put into carton.

    M/S of a woman taking rose-tipped cigarettes out of a carton and putting them in her fancy large cigarette box at home.

    Correspondence and cutting on file.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    1337.09
    Media URN:
    44139
    Group:
    New pictorials
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    20/07/1953
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:41:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:11:26:00 / 01:13:07:00
    Canister:
    NP 462

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