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    Material relating to newsreel story "Britain's Cars on Parade" - 54/82.

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    Selected originals (offcuts, selected scenes, out-takes, rushes) for story "Britain's Cars on Parade" 54/82.

    Opened boot of car showing picnic basket: plates, glasses, cutlery... CS interior, car showing built in cocktail bar. SCS through door of car, man and woman inside. SV back of car showing built in picnic basket. CS man seated at wheel of car. CU. Mans foot on break pedal. SCU. Triumph sports car. CS. Man with electric kettle plugged into boot of car. CS woman laying out picnic knives from boot picnic set. SCV Austin Saloon on stand. CS Austin Saloon on stand. SCV Austin Saloon stand showing two Austin cars on stand with girl in fur coat next to them. CS Austin saloon with three girls in front seat. CU Standard. CU. Morris minor. CU. woman at wheel of Morris minor. CU. of front of Mercedes Benz. CU Vauxhall Cresta on revolving stand, & SCS. CU Cresta, girl in it to show roominess. SCS Morris Saloon on revolving stand. SCU Jensen sports car with bonnet open. Woman comes and closes it. SCS Morris Minor four door saloon, two women get in it. CU woman at wheel of car. SCS woman at wheel of Morris Minor. SCS Vauxhall Cresta. SCS woman in Mercedes Benz, sports saloon. SC back of Vauxhall Cresta on revolving stand. Woman sitting in boot doors of car open as it revolves on stand. SV Rolls Royce. SCV Austin stand. CU man in car. SCS sports car - Triumph. SCS Mercedes Benz sports car. CU cut away car engine on revolving stand. SCS Hillman saloon on revolving stand. SCS woman getting into sports saloon, & CU. SCV MG on stand. SCS Hillman on stand, & CU & SCS Morris Oxford station break. CS Hillman Saloon on revolving stand. Engine on top of bonnet. CU woman's foot on operating break pedal. SCU Hillman Husky, & CU, & SV. SCV cutaway engine. Vauxhall Wyvern (two scenes). SV Hillman Husky.

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    Selected originals
    British Pathé
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    Black & White
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    01:30:08:00 / 01:34:54:00
    54/82 N (Selected Originals)

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  1. jamied says

    This clip features offcuts for clip 252.13. It contains various mixed shots of the following cars;

    At 00:31, we see nice clear shots of a Triumph TR2.

    From 00:47-01:08, we see various shots of the Austin A40 Cambridge and Austin A90 Six Westminster.

    At 01:09 we see a Standard Ten Estate, (better shots of which come at 04:00).

    At 01:15, a Morris Minor 2-door saloon.

    At 01:21, a Mercedes-Benz 300SL.

    At 01:27, a Vauxhall Cresta E.

    At 01:36, a Hillman Minx.

    At 01:39, a Jensen 541.

    At 02:23, a Rolls Royce Silver Wraith.

    At 03:32, a Hillman Husky.

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