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  • Short Summary

    Spoof scenes of women buying cars, cars on display in exhibition hall.

  • Description

    Unissued / unused material - dates and locations may be unclear / unknown.

    Alexandra Palace, London

    CU Sign 'North London - Used Car show'. Various shots of a young man showing a young woman, Karrol Beasley, an open top American saloon car, then taking her over to try out a Mini. CU Price signs in windscreens. MS and CU Penny climbs into vintage 'T' type Ford. Gag scene of a spiv selling Pathe cameraman's car outside hall, the cameraman comes out and drives off. CU and MS Penny in T Ford. and climbing out. (3 shots). LS and MS She is taken over by salesman to try out sitting in a Rolls Royce. Various shots, cars being polished, engines shown to potential customers. CU Car make on boot of Anglia "Allardette". LS Pan across exhibition hall with cars for sale and traders names hung above. MS Salesmen polishing cars.

    Note: Date on original record: 24/10/1962.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    3070.02
    Media URN:
    87116
    Group:
    Unissued / unused
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    1962
    Sound:
    Mute
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:04:18:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:01:46:00 / 01:06:04:00
    Canister:
    UN 3673 D

Comments (2)

  1. jamied says

    "spiv selling Pathe cameraman's car" - the car is a Sunbeam Rapier.

    "Car make on boot of Anglia "Allardette"" - this is quite a rare vehicle, being a modified version of a Ford 105E Anglia.

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  2. jamied says

    Oops, that comment above should read Ford Anglia 105E.

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