Barry Palin

Barry Palin
Forename/s: 
Barry
Family name: 
Palin
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Interview Number: 
635
Interview Date(s): 
7 Mar 2012
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Duration (mins): 
57
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Started career after National Service in the RAF. Started as salesman selling ads for commercial TV . Including working on the ADMAGS of the day. At TVA in Elstree supervised commercials on the floor. Talks about Worldwide picture with performers like Sammy Davis Jnr. In at the advent of colour TV with the possible difficulties about make up etc. Worked on films for Central Office of Information (COI) for the  armed forces.