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La Sainte Catherine
Script by Marguerite Dasnieres
St. Catherine's Day, November 25, is a great occasion for girls who work in the Paris fashion-houses. There is a party in the afternoon, followed by a dance and beauty competition. Richard Sterling has been invited to both.
La cousette, seamstress; la maison de, couture, fashion-house; la coiffe, head-dress, cap; Ie vin d'honneur, reception; Ie discours de remerciement, speech of thanks; la chipie, sourpuss; assister a, to be present at; je voudrais etre elu, I would like to be chosen; Ie baiser, kiss; la joue, cheek.


Script By:
Marguerite Dasnieres
Richard Sterling
Stanley MacKenzie
Pamela Sterling
Richard Sterling:
Richard Bebb
Francoise Leclerc:
Paulo Deglon
Elma Soiron
Pamela Sterling

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