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  • Short Summary

    Material relating to newsreel story "Xmas Is For All" - 63/102.

  • Description

    Selected originals (offcuts, selected scenes, out-takes, rushes) for story "Xmas Is For All" - 63/102.

    Technicolor.

    Various shots of Christmas lights over London. M/S's jewellery in window. Various shots of the lights. Various shots of dancers, and Mike and his Merseymen preparing to play. Various shots as they dance and sing. M/S couple sitting on couch in club drinking champagne and smoking. M/S as they kiss. Various shots singing and dancing.

    Various shots of Father Christmas arriving at a ward of St. Mary's Hospital, Plaistow. He distributes the toys to the bedridden children.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    1782.18
    Media URN:
    54998
    Group:
    Selected originals
    Archive:
    British Pathe
    Issue Date:
    Sound:
    Mute
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Colour
    Duration:
    00:09:48:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:34:14:00 / 01:44:02:00
    Canister:
    63/102 B (Selected Originals)

Comments (1)

  1. jo98hannah says

    My Dad's Band are in this Clip - Mike and the Merseymen. Happy to report Dad is still alive and kicking and teaching his Grandson to play Bass!

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