• Short Summary

    Millionaire tycoon Paul Getty gives a Christmas party for children from a home. Surrey.

  • Description

    Item title reads - Tycoon gives kiddies party.


    C/U millionaire Paul Getty as he welcomes children from St. Andrew's Church of England Home which is situated near Reading. M/S Getty with his personal assistant Miss London as children file into Sutton Place, Getty's stately home. L/S Sutton Place. Interior shots of the children seated at table for tea, Mr Getty moves round the table offering them food. M/S Mr Getty with plate of sandwiches offering them to the children. C/U three boys eating. M/S Mr Getty offering sandwiches to girls.

    M/S of the table with children seated round. C/U small girl eating sandwich. M/S Mr Getty offering sandwiches to children. M/S children seated at table. M/S small boy about to tackle dish of jelly, Miss London is sat beside him. C/U boy eating the jelly. High angle shot Mr Getty handing presents from the Christmas tree to children. C/U Getty handing present to small girl. M/S children with their presents. C/U Mr Getty helping a small boy to unwrap present. C/U Mr Getty, pan down to the boy's present which is a spinning top. C/U Mr Getty with two small girls and their toys. C/U one of the girls holding her toy, pan up to Mr Getty holding the other girl's doll.

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    Pathe newsreels
    British Pathé
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    Available on request
    Black & White
    Time in/Out:
    01:51:59:00 / 01:52:57:00

Comments (1)

  1. jamied says

    Although the commentator refers to him as "Paul Getty", he was actually known as J. Paul Getty.


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