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  • Description

    Thought to be Selected Originals from late 1940s material.

    Title reads: "Shopping Cue: Assembly Line Ends Shopping Queue". American voiceovered newsreel material.

    Rahway, New Jersey, United States of America (USA).

    Long shot of grocery Store. Long shot of the interior showing conveyor belt. Customer being issued with stamping pencil with numbers. Customers choosing goods. Close up shot of customer stamping number on tin of peaches. Top shot of woman putting can on conveyor belt. Top shot, junction of conveyor belts. Close up shot of goods being taken off conveyor belt. Top shot of assistants sorting out goods. Pan with assistant putting goods in baskets. Top shot customer handing pencil to assistant and receiving basket of goods.

    Possibly connected with 48/102 - MD. Possibly in tin marked UNSO 41/42.

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  • Data

    Archive
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    Sound:
    Sound
    Media URN:
    59809
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Film ID:
    1522.46
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration
    00:00:54:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:51:08:00 / 01:52:02:00
    Canister:
    UNSO Reel 041 O
    Sort Number:
    UNSO 041 O
  • Appears in...

    Categories
    Entertainment & Humour Religion & Politics
    WorkSpaces
    Inventions 1940s picks San Francisco Chinatown and American Grocery Shopping Tinned Peaches Tinned Peaches
  • Stills

    0:01 0:02 0:03 0:04

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