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  • Stockings Issue Title Is So This Is London (1939) - Duration: 92 seconds.

    • 4 years ago
    • 12,105 views
    Part of issue title SO THIS IS LONDON.



    Pathe Studios, London.



    Item about stockings through the ages. Various shots of old fashioned stockings: primitive fur socks, stockings from 14th centur...
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  • Stocking Factory (1946) - Duration: 63 seconds.

    • 4 years ago
    • 2,824 views
    Svita, Czechoslovakia.



    Various shots of manufacture of stockings at the Bata Stocking factory in Svita. The factory is making 100,000 stockings per week. Men operating weaving machinery, women c...
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  • Jewelled Stockings (1955) - Duration: 103 seconds.

    • 4 years ago
    • 321 views
    Uxbridge, Middlesex.



    C/U of a paintbrush being dipped into a pot of clear glue then daubed onto the heel of a bright red stocking. A jewel is applied with a pair of tweezers. L/S showing two w...
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  • Selected Originals - Christmas Stockings (1950) - Duration: 3 minutes, 50 seconds.

    • 4 years ago
    • 775 views
    Selected Originals (offcuts, selected scenes, out takes, rushes) for story "Christmas stockings" - 50/102.



    Similar to newsreel story. MS Exterior of Selfridges showing Christmas trees and Santa ...
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  • Miss Nylon Stockings (1954) - Duration: 94 seconds.

    • 4 years ago
    • 102,296 views
    Miss Nylon Stockings competition, Nottingham.



    M/S Lots of girls straightening and smoothing out their stockings. C/U Women putting on stockings. C/U Head and shoulders of girl. C/U Legs of girl ...
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  • Out Takes / Cuts From Cp 311 - Tough Stockings (1960) - Duration: 7 minutes, 10 seconds.

    • 4 years ago
    • 296 views
    Cuts (rushes, out takes) for story "Tough Stockings" in Colour Pictorial - CP 311.



    Various shots of the manufacture and testing of a new design of ladies stocking. They appear to be very strong....
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  • Schoolgirl Wendy Hyde (1959) - Duration: 3 minutes, 51 seconds.

    • 4 years ago
    • 25,062 views
    Unissued / Unused material.




    Schoolgirl Wendy Hyde. Willesden, London.



    Various shots of Wendy Hyde putting on her school uniform. Various shots mother and father seeing her off at door. Vari...
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  • Nylon Fair 1958 (1958) - Duration: 10 minutes.

    • 4 years ago
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    01:22:32 British Nylon Spinners Ltd. in co-operation with Trade Fairs and Promotions Ltd presentation. L/S of the Royal Albert Hall. Man walks past an advertising board featuring the National Nyl...
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  • Testing Nylon Stockings in Regent's Park (1956) | British Pathé - Duration: 2 minutes, 28 seconds.

    • 4 years ago
    • 302,779 views
    A model, Leslie May, walks through Regent's Park in London to test out the resilience of her nylon stockings with a series of bizarre stretch tests in this archive footage from 1956.

    For Archive ...
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  • Nylon "Comes To The Fair" (1959) - Duration: 70 seconds.

    • 4 years ago
    • 3,221 views
    Titles read: 'ALBERT HALL - NYLON "COMES TO THE FAIR".'




    London.



    C/U of a display of seamed nylon stockings on mannequin feet. People wander around exhibition stalls at the Nylon Fair in the...
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  • Nylons (1946) - Duration: 96 seconds.

    • 4 years ago
    • 1,873 views
    Item title reads- Nylons.



    Baldock, Hertfordshire.




    Nylon stockings being manufactured in the Kayser Bondor factory at Baldock.




    C/U as Pathe reporter Joan Griffiths walks between rows of w...
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  • Painted Stockings (1940) - Duration: 73 seconds.

    • 4 years ago
    • 22,653 views
    Painted stockings.



    Probably filmed at Pathe studios, London.




    M/S of stockings draped over a table. A young lady clears the stockings from the table and they are replaced with pots of the spe...
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  • Headnotes! (1939) - Duration: 2 minutes, 5 seconds.

    • 4 years ago
    • 322 views
    No soundtrack for this item.



    Titles read: "HEADNOTES!"



    First part of this item is mute version of first part of HEADNOTES - see separate record for details. Story shows hairstyles designed t...
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  • Suspenders Issue Title - Hats Off ! (1940) - Duration: 2 minutes, 28 seconds.

    • 4 years ago
    • 37,895 views
    Note: Probably filmed in the Pathe studio.



    M/S of pair of suspenders. L/S of young lady fastening suspenders onto her stockings. The commentator explains the nature of gravity with the help of a...
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  • Filling Childrens' Stockings AKA Christmas Is For Children (1950) - Duration: 4 minutes, 30 seconds.

    • 4 years ago
    • 927 views
    London



    FILLING CHILDRENS' STOCKINGS.




    MS. Two beds in bedroom. Rocking horse by side. Legs of man and woman, walking on tiptoe and carrying toys, enter picture. MS Man and woman entering and ...
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  • Paris Stockings Fashions (1949) - Duration: 6 seconds.

    • 4 years ago
    • 503 views
    Unused / unissued footage - dates and locations may be unknown or unclear.



    Cut from newsreel story 49/49 - Paris Stockings Fashions.



    Super title scene - C/U of a woman's feet and lower legs w...
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  • Janette Scott (1953) - Duration: 2 minutes, 38 seconds.

    • 4 years ago
    • 42,830 views
    No titles.



    London.



    M/S of 14-year-old teenage actress Janette Scott in school uniform, lolling in an armchair at her home and reading. Her father walks into the living room and hands Janette...
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  • Hosiery On Sleeve As Hoisery Issue Title Is Let's Join The Ladies (1944) - Duration: 2 minutes, 14 seconds.

    • 4 years ago
    • 509 views
    Part of issue LET'S JOIN THE LADIES.



    Location of events unknown.



    C/U of old fashioned spinning wheel being used. C/U of antique mechanical knitting frame in use.



    Various shots of rayon sto...
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  • Stockings (1941) - Duration: 82 seconds.

    • 4 years ago
    • 9,099 views
    No title - Preserving stockings.



    Probably filmed at Pathe studios, London.



    M/S of a young lady putting her stockings in a sink of warm soapy water, M/S as she squeezes them out after she has ...
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  • Shoe Shows (1929) - Duration: 83 seconds.

    • 4 years ago
    • 282 views
    C/U of three women sitting down and putting on stockings and shoes. They do up the buckles on the sides of their shoes. Low angle shot of the women as they walk down the catwalk. C/U of one the ...
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  • From Eve To Everywoman! (1936) - Duration: 4 minutes, 32 seconds.

    • 4 years ago
    • 55 views
    No soundtrack for this item.



    This is duplicate, mute version of story FROM EVE TO EVERYWOMAN! in PT 315. See separate record for details.




    Followed by extra footage showing speeded up shots...
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  • New Stocking Styles By Fath (1950) - Duration: 79 seconds.

    • 4 years ago
    • 13,872 views
    Paris.




    Silken stockings of Jacques Fath French couturier.




    MS. Girl reclining on settee and rolling on nylons, and adjusting her suspenders. C. Fastening suspender and showing the jewelled p...
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  • Tough Stockings (1960) - Duration: 2 minutes, 16 seconds.

    • 4 years ago
    • 23,871 views
    C/U of a young woman, Maureen Pearson, wearing a hairy orange coat and looking in a shop window at some very 1960s lampshades; tilt down to show she is wearing stockings over her shoes as part of a...
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  • Hand Painted Nylons (1952) - Duration: 102 seconds.

    • 4 years ago
    • 2,269 views
    Latest in hand painted nylon fashions, Oxford Street London.



    L/Ss Girls at work. C/U Girl putting stocking on dummy leg (stands leg up in bracket and starts to paint). C/U Girl painting outline ...
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  • Nylons (1951) - Duration: 3 minutes, 8 seconds.

    • 4 years ago
    • 2,939 views
    Nylon fashions, London.



    Various shots street hawkers selling black market nylon stockings from suitcases on pavement. Good shots showing lookout man on watch. Motorcycle policemen pull up to l...
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  • Nylons (1948) - Duration: 2 minutes, 3 seconds.

    • 4 years ago
    • 5,598 views
    Windmill Theatre, London.



    Various shots Windmill showgirls doing cancan dancing on stage. Various shots Windmill girls in dressing-rooms, taking off nylon stockings. They examine the stockings ...
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  • Shoe Shows (1929) - Duration: 83 seconds.

    • 4 years ago
    • 2,589 views
    THIS DIGIBETA VERSION HAS BEEN MADE FROM THE PRINT - VERSION ON TAPE *PM0844* WILL PROBABLY BE BETTER QUALITY AS TAKEN FROM THE NEGATIVE.



    C/U of three women sitting down and putting on stockings...
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  • Tabulating Tessie (1940) - Duration: 99 seconds.

    • 4 years ago
    • 21,937 views
    Tabulating Tessie.



    Various facts and figures about the time the average girl spends on various activities. We see her going through the day - yawning, exercising, putting on stockings, working, ...
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  • The Latest In Hose (1926) - Duration: 117 seconds.

    • 4 years ago
    • 431 views
    Main title for this item is superimposed over a shot of a nice pair of legs as they walk up some steps, seen from behind.




    "The bizarre of yesterday is the commonplace of today - even in stocki...
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  • Christmas Stockings (1950) - Duration: 2 minutes, 52 seconds.

    • 4 years ago
    • 1,591 views
    Christmas stockings. London.



    GV. Exterior Selfridges. SV. Father Christmas and reindeer pan down to people outside Selfridges. SV. Roundabout with toys revolving in window pan to children lookin...
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