• Short Summary

    A carpenter mends children's toys at the roadside in Thanet, Kent.

  • Description

    Toys to mend.

    Thanet, Kent.

    A man walks from village to village mending toys. He blows his horn and the children follow him to a spot at the roadside where he mends their broken toys. C/U's of the happy smiling children as he repairs dolls etc. He is described as a 'fairy in trousers', 'a carpenter with a liking for children'.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    1290.05
    Media URN:
    42927
    Group:
    New sound pictorials
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    23/05/1940
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:35:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:05:07:00 / 01:06:42:00
    Canister:
    NSP 216

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