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Reference number: 1257

Date: 1955c

Sponsor: Scottish Co-operative Wholesale Society

Sound: sound

Original format: 16mm

Colour: bw

Fiction: non-fiction

Running time: 5.00 mins

Description: Christmas Co-op adverts for sweets, gents' slippers, food and drink etc. Part of their "Spot the Likeness" series.

For further information see "The British Co-operative Movement Film Catalogue" compiled and edited by Alan Burton, 1997.

Shotlist: No credits. "Spot the likeness". Three children buy sweets in a Co-op (Co-operative Wholesale Society CWS) shop (1.12) Christmas gift advert for ladies' housecoat, coat, stockings and slippers. (2.10) Christmas gift advert for gents' slippers, ladies' slippers and a "Clarence" tea set (3.15) Christmas adverts for food and drink (4.10) breakfast food fortnight advert "Cremo Oats" and "William of Orange Marmalade"; Special Offers! at Co-op Shops (5.00)