Toys for Christmas--outtakes
Fox News Story C8164...C8174
Scenes of different toys and playthings available for children during the Christmas season. Scenes include various scenes of a child among mechanical toys. An unidentified woman demonstrates toys to a child, including a lion, a elephant, a horse and a rider. Also includes an animation sequence where an approaching wind-up dog causes dolls' hair to stand upright. Various scenes of children playing with pull toys. In one scene the lion jumps toward the camera, the bear pours and drinks from a cup, and the elephant crosses through the scene. An unidentified man and woman play with marionettes. In various scenes small children with a statue of "Santa Claus." Various scenes of the manufacturing of dolls including pouring latex/rubber on body molds and dressing the dolls. Various scenes of babies lying in a crib and being attended to by a person off screen. Also includes the painting the face on a rabbit doll. Various scenes of a sculptors making models of animals and dolls. Scenes of preparing the limbs of dolls and assembling the dolls. Finally, various mechanical toys, including a carousel and mechanical dolls dance across the scene; a woman knits and a man stands with his cat and nods. Two bobble heads face one another, and various scenes include other small children's toys.
Filmed April 15, 1928.
Fox News (Production unit). Murray (Camera operator). Eugen Hamm (Camera operator).
Twentieth Century-Fox Film Corporation
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