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  • Short Summary

    Various processes involved in making powder puffs are demonstrated for the camera.

  • Description

    Film showing how powder puffs are made.

    Hand operated machines cut fabric into squares. Another machine compresses the squares and cuts circles from them. Women at machines sew the circles together then make pouches for the puff to go into. A cord is added. A woman takes the pouch from her handbag and "powders her nose" in front of a mirror.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    760.02
    Media URN:
    35334
    Group:
    Eve pictorials
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    Sound:
    Mute
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:02:49:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:01:53:00 / 01:04:42:00
    Canister:
    EP 017

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