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  • Short Summary

    Turkish beauties come to London on Government Trade Ship to promote their country's goods.

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    Greenwich, London.

    Title: "Stamboul Bazaar in the Thames. S.S. Kara Deniz ... Tukish Government Trade Ship, with bevy of Miss Turkey of 1926 as Sale Assistants ... arrives".

    L/S of the docked Turkish ship, two sailrs paint the hull from a swing suspended from the deck. Various shots of pretty Turkish girls on the deck of the ship. They are showing off bits of traditional Turkish craft; emobroidered robes, cushions and rugs. They show the stuff to a middle aged English couple.

    Cuts / out takes start at 01:16:03. Various shots of people coming aboard the ship to go the bazaar. Some more C/Us of the Truskish beauties on the deck of the ship. Various L/Ss, taken from a rowing boat, of small boats mooring next to the ship and their passengers going aboard. Otherwise shots are same or similar to those in the edited part of the story.

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    Film ID:
    Media URN:
    Pathe newsreels
    British Pathé
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    Available on request
    Black & White
    Time in/Out:
    01:15:11:00 / 01:17:50:00
    G 1309

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