Family at Gas Station (1956 Ford spot)
Family in 1956 Ford Crown Victoria driving down country road, looks a bit like Central California.

Exciting World of Stevens Fabrics, The
VS J.P. Stevens & Co., Inc. Fabric office and factory buildings. Brick building reads “Fiber Glass Fabrics For the Home” in white letters.

Pan over empty country house porch; dog licking plate clean on porch; pan off porch into CU VS quilts hanging on clothesline.

Camera looking up at red and white striped parachute with capsule hanging from it falling from blue sky.

Person in large puffy white fire-proof suit walks into large raging fire burning black smoke.

MS surgeon shot from shoulders down stitching (suturing).

VS adorable kitten and cute baby in only white diaper playing together on a bed with white comforter. Baby tries to grab the kitten and the kitten slips away through the beds head rails.

Landscape shot of snowy mountains, pans to geodesic dome on stilted platform.

Strange CU shot of layered drink with green blue and red layers on white outdoor table at dusk; out of focus in background formal dinner party with two men in tuxedos with two woman standing at table.

VS CU dominated by white sail of quickly moving sailboat; CU sailors sailing.
CU back of nun snapping fingers and Catholic school girls in jackets immediately stand up entering frame in front of blackboard.
Nice sequence of shots zooming in, out and dissolving from one textile pattern into the next and into different fabrics and materials. VS CU of different patters, designs, colors, textures, fabric materials.

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