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Soldiers & Dolls


Series Name
British Movietone News


Issue No.
Date Released
27 Dec 1971
Stories in this Issue:
  1. 1Soldiers & Dolls
  2. 2The Caronte Viaduct
  3. 3The Motor Way Lights
  4. 4The Maginot Line
  5. 5Polish Stuntmen


Story No. within this Issue
1 / 5
MOVIETONE CARD TITLE: Soldiers & Dolls. DESCRIPTION: An auction in New Bond Street of 10,000 lead soldiers and figures of historical and present fame. And in Australia more miniature figures - dolls of famous and beautiful women all exquisitely dressed. SHOTLIST: MCU pan Coronation procession 1953. CU pan Coronation coach. MCU coachman pan to Queen Mother in coach with Princess Margaret. Pan open landau Queen Salote. Pan open landau with Winston Churchill. MS model of Adolf Hitler. MCU model of Joan of Arc on horse. MCU pan Henry VIII with his six wives. tilt up from table to model of Queen Elizabeth II. MCU Queen. BCU crown on head. MS Mrs Beulah Brusetti sitting sewing. CU ditto finishes sewing and holds up petticoat. CU Mrs Brusetti dressing doll (of Elizabeth Taylor). GV room and Mrs Brusetti walks in with doll & puts it on sideboard. CU Queen Victoria. MCU Princess Grace & Prince Rainier of Monaco. MCU Kennedy family. MS Mrs Brusetti.
London; Sydney; Australia; United Kingdom
Footage sources
Card file number
Leslie Isaacs
Leslie Mitchell
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