• Short Summary

    Footage of the new measuring device designed to make suit fitting simple, London.

  • Description

    Regent Street, London.

    M/Ss of a tailor fitting a man with the new "Skeleton" tailor. The device incorporates a series of tape measures that fit around the body so that "with scientific accuracy every contour and thickness of the human body" is measure. Several shots of the man's measurements being taken.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    1263.29
    Media URN:
    34213
    Group:
    New pictorials
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    31/01/1949
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:00:44:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:43:25:00 / 01:44:09:00
    Canister:
    NP 229

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