Hen Spectacles 1951

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    New device for hens designed to prevent them pecking each other in Crowland, Nr, Spalding, Lincolnshire.

    Various shots of Hens with Spectacles, to stop them from pecking each other. L/S Hens man feeding them. C/U hens scratching and feeding. Man picks up hens, walks towards another who looks at it. C/U Hen with feathers pecked off neck. C/U hens feeding. M/S sitting down, one takes hen on lap.

    C/U box of spectacles hands takes a pair. C/U fitting spectacles on hen, bespectacled hen. turns towards camera. M/S puts hen down. C/U Hand holding spectacles to camera. C/U hen having spectacles fitted looks at camera. bespectacled hen on ground. L/S bespectacled hen on ground. L/S spectacled hens.

    Note: spectacled hens rather than speckled hens - JH.

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    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    06/08/1951
    Sound:
    Sound
    Media URN:
    34592
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Film ID:
    1291.12
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration
    00:00:56:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:18:00:00 / 01:18:56:00
    Canister:
    NP 360
    Sort Number:
    NP 360
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