• Short Summary

    An item which shows how snuff is made and that it is still popular with modern day youth.

  • Description

    A story about snuff.

    Various shots of a young man dressed in Regency clothes taking snuff from a box. Another one takes some from a horn mull. Various shots as a man examines tobacco leaves and grates them, also we see the snuff being blended from various bottles and test tubes by Mr Bridgeman-Evans, then it is sieved by Mrs Ling.

    There are shots as Mr H Albin serves snuff in a shop which also sells snuff handkerchiefs. Mr Vivian Rose and his wife show a selection of snuff boxes. Various shots of people at a party where both men and women take snuff. Shot of man sneezing at the end.

    Cuts exist - see separate record.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    259.05
    Media URN:
    3451
    Group:
    Colour pictorials
    Archive:
    British Pathe
    Issue Date:
    02/02/1964
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Colour
    Duration:
    00:03:11:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:25:32:00 / 01:28:43:00
    Canister:
    CP 475

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