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  • Short Summary

    A very young girl (18 months old) has her hair permed so that she can get herself a boyfriend!

  • Description

    "Little Yvonne is about the world's youngest wave seeker - she's only 18 months' old."

    C/U of a young girl having her hair combed. M/S of the hairdresser sectioning Yvonne's hair. The perm is taking place in the open air and there is a large contraption hanging behind them - the hairdresser has a female assistant. C/U of Yvonne with curlers in her hair. She doesn't look too happy. M/S of Yvonne having what I presume is heating elements attached to the curlers - it looks very odd. She chews a sweet.

    "Yvonne will have a lot more boy friends after this - !" reads an intertitle. C/U of Yvonne with curls. The hairdresser holds a mirror up for her so that she can see her new look. The assistant sprays her hair with hairspray. She doesn't smile. End shot shows mother holding daughter in her arms - Yvonne blows a kiss at the camera.

    Was an item in Eve's Film Review issue number 521.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    940.10
    Media URN:
    16734
    Group:
    Eve pictorials
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    28/06/1931
    Sound:
    Mute
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:19:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:16:32:00 / 01:17:51:00
    Canister:
    EP 213

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