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  • Short Summary

    Cuts showing all the fun to be had at a new ABC Bowling Centre.

  • Description

    Colour.

    Probably cuts for documentary "Let's Go Tenpin Bowling".

    Various good quality shots of action at a bowling alley. Nicely shot, lovely colour and in very good condition.

    Nice shots of people having snacks and drinks in the bowling alley. The bar is called "The Westway Bar". Two teenagers smoke and drink Coca Cola. Various youngsters are seen at the food counter, they order bitter lemons and coffees. C/U of soup being placed on groovy Formica tables. A man gets a coffee at the "Griddle Specialities" counter (they are advertising Bowlburgers, steaks and bacon and eggs.

    Bus driver gives the thumbs up from the cab of his bus, woman hangs out washing.

    Back to the bowling alley - ABC Bowling sign clearly seen. Nice C/Us of feet in bowling shoes. Various shots of people having fun bowling. Housewife walks down path of house. Implication is probably that bowling is fun for all types of people. Businessman does some overacting - looking surprised. More shots of fun at the bowling alley.

    For search purposes - ABC Bowling Centres.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    2849.04
    Media URN:
    82902
    Group:
    Unissued / unused
    Archive:
    British Pathe
    Issue Date:
    1960
    Sound:
    Mute
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Colour
    Duration:
    00:08:12:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:29:39:00 / 01:37:51:00
    Canister:
    DOCS

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