• Short Summary

    Great story about Soho's Fair, lots of dancing girls and arty types. Good jiving scenes.

  • Description

    Full title reads: "So-Ho!"

    Soho, London.

    GV Elevated shot of procession of floats through Soho in the Soho Fair. SV 'Welcome To Soho' banner across street. Various shots of floats - including girls wearing bikinis. Shots of Royal Dental Hospital float. Various girls waggling bottoms at the camera.

    CU Miss Soho waving to crowd. Travel shot, Pathe News Camera car filming crowds. Travel shot past the Pathe Labs. CU Pathe Freres entrance in Wardour Street.

    GV Crowds watching the Waiters race. Various shots of waiters running through streets carrying bottles on tray. CU The winner Mr Bushel from Catford having champagne poured over his head.

    SV Tolaini's Restaurant. Various shots of Spaghetti eating contest. CU the winner, Miss Geraldine Linton from Rhodesia flops back in her chair at the end of the contest.

    SV Pan, Jillian, Soho Visual Arts Queen, being greeted at Club, by Jean Straker, photographer. SV Int. Mr. Straker shows her some photographs. CU Picture of a posed nude. LV Mr. Straker discussing nude model with students. SV Mr. Straker and two students photographing a model.

    Various shots of people jiving at the Cote D'Azur Club. Good shots of people dancing and band playing.

  • Tags

  • Data

    Film ID:
    1537.11
    Media URN:
    49502
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    17/07/1958
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:02:20:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:28:43:00 / 01:31:03:00
    Canister:
    58/57

Comments (1)

  1. jamied says

    "Miss Soho waving" - her name is Judith Howard.

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