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  • 1930s

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Reference number: 0956

Date: 1935c

Sound: silent

Original format: 35mm

Colour: bw

Fiction: non-fiction

Running time: 2.10 mins

Description: Cinema adverts for various local businesses in Dumfries.

Credits: [Produced for various local establishments in Dumfries]

Shotlist: No credits. Drink More Milk. Good Healthy Milk Builds Good Healthy Children The Eden Vale Dairies Ltd. (0.03); Animated sequence for Beacon's Brown Bread "Ask your grocer for it- its worth a trial!" (0.18); Animated sequence for J Gibson & Son, Butchers (0.31); Animated sequence for Johnstone & Brown, house furnishers (0.51); Animated sequence for Percy Brothers, electrical and wireless retailers "A record of any tune heard in this house can be supplied" (1.08); Animated sequence for Thomson Brothers, bakers "For bread which is often buttered but never bettered" (1.25); Animated sequence for J Scott & Son, tailors (1.39)