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  • Description

    Maarsen, Holland (Netherlands).

    Close up shots of two young and two old people using antique spectacles and eye glasses. Various shots of volunteers including children working at sorting out and wrapping used spectacles which have been donated by people from all over Holland and which will be sent to people in undeveloped third world countries. Dr Dick Jager, man who runs the organisation, checking lenses and sorting them into concave and convex groups. Close up shots of the still photographs of Africans all suffering from eye complaints also still of them being treated. CU. African boy putting on a pair of spectacles.

    (F.G.)

    Date found in the old record - 22/11/1965.

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    Archive
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    1965
    Sound:
    Mute
    Media URN:
    88673
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Film ID:
    3152.21
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration
    00:01:12:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:55:44:00 / 01:56:56:00
    Canister:
    UN 4094 C
    Sort Number:
    UN 4094 C
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    Categories
    Religion & Politics
  • Stills

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

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