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A puppet show about three dogs, Dingo, Trixi and Thrifty Nifty who get up to various antics. Thrifty Nifty wastes no money or food. Dingo is just the opposite. The puppet show tells their story. Afterwards, Selwyn Toogood advises children to save for the future using their school savings bank.

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Year 1948

Reference number F27223

Collection Film and Video Collection

Media type Moving Image

Place of Production NEW ZEALAND/AOTEAROA

Duration 0:14:30

Production company Robert Steele Productions

Credits Director: Ronald Trent Bowie
Producer: Robert Steele
Photography: Robert Steele
Story: Barbara Thompson
Puppets Designed And Made: Arthur Thompson
Puppeteers: Barbara Thompson
Puppeteers: Yolande Rutherford
Puppeteers: Arthur Thompson
Music Composed: Crombie Murcoch
Conducted: Crombie Murcoch
Uncle Selwyn: Selwyn Toogood

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