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  • Description

    Cost price grocer.

    Jack Whitfield brings grocery prices down in his shop by charging coppers to join the club and take part. Whyteleafe, Surrey.

    C/U notice "Fruit and Greengrocery at cost price". C/U's of walnuts, chestnuts, apples, almonds and lemons showing comparison in prices. M/S women queuing outside shop, man walks through door with sack of vegetables. M/S inside shop, grocer Jack Whitfield serves a woman, he shows her a list on the wall. C/U as Jack writes her name on a card and hands it to the woman who walks out of picture. M/S as he serves a woman with brussel sprouts, he puts them on scales then transfers them to shopping basket, she pays and walks out of picture. M/S as a woman buys cabbage, C/U notice on cabbage "1 1/2d each club price, 7d. each, retails". He puts cabbage in woman's basket, C/U of woman putting the money into his hand.

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  • Data

    Archive
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    15/01/1951
    Sound:
    Sound
    Media URN:
    45182
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Film ID:
    1381.01
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration
    00:01:12:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:00:03:00 / 01:01:15:00
    Canister:
    NP 331
    Sort Number:
    NP 331
  • Appears in...

    Categories
    Lifestyle & Culture Trade & Industry
    WorkSpaces
    1911 Oranges and Lemons
  • Stills

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

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