• Short Summary

    Lots of new toys are shown before going on the Christmas market.

  • Description

    Full title reads: "London. Xmas Toys Preview".

    GV Guests gathered at the Waldorf Hotel for the British Christmas toy preview. SV Model cars racing round the track.

    LV Two boys in model cars coming towards camera one is a modern car the other a vintage.

    SV Victoria aged 3 1/2 takes her seat at the model piano and starts to play with two fingers. CU Victoria playing.

    LV Simone, an adult, sitting among a lot of fluffy toys among them bears, kangaroos, lions. CU Simone snuggling up to a bear. CU Yogi bear.

    LV Triang model trains going round a track. SV Where the track crosses a road two cars coming along, stop until the train has gone past them carry on. SV Small boy operating the train. SV Model engine in the sheds with smoke coming from its stack this model costs approximately £20. LV Trains going round the track.

    SV Sally Ann aged 4 1/2 holding talking Teddy Bear, she pulls the string at the back and lets it go and the bear speaks.

    LV Man taking talking doll off of a display. CU As the man pulls the string at the back then lets it go and the doll speaks, he then turns the doll to look at the camera.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    Media URN:
    Pathe newsreels
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Black & White
    Time in/Out:
    01:11:48:00 / 01:12:44:00

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