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    St James Hospital. Balham, London

    L/S Hospital showing patients waiting for attention. M/S Old lady sitting down drinking tea. Nurse goes up and talks to her. M/S Woman with two children walking up to reception desk. C/U Receptionist. M/S Small girl talking to receptionist. M/S Woman and two children leaving reception desk. M/S Woman with two children walking up to very comfortable chairs and sitting down. M/S Two women drinking tea. M/S and C/U Another woman with small child on her lap, little girl sitting beside her holding cup of tea.

    M/S Mother with child on lap giving it a spoonful of liquid. High angle shot, looking down upon old ladies drinking tea. M/S Two women drinking tea. M/S People by tea counter. M/S Waitress pouring out tea for waiting people. M/S Two old ladies talking. C/U Artistic designs on woodwork. M/S Artistic lighting in hospital. C/U Waiting room door on it written "Children's Waiting Room". Door opens and a nurse enters holding a teddy bear. L/S Children at play in room. M/S Small child playing with top. M/S Small child playing with top.

    M/S Small child holding doll, she kisses doll. M/S Another girl wiping doll's nose and then wiping her own. C/U Another little girl with top. M/S Baby being wrapped up in blanket. M/S Woman and two children getting up and following nurse. M/S Children walking from chairs. M/S Nurse opening door for women with the two children as they walk in to see woman doctor. M/S Lady doctor putting on stethoscope. M/S Not teddy bear says girl.

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    British Pathé
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    Available on request
    Film ID:
    Black & White
    Time in/Out:
    01:03:59:00 / 01:05:41:00
    NP 499
    Sort Number:
    NP 499
  • Appears in...

    Lifestyle & Culture Religion & Politics
    New research Medicine- hospitals white coats Women at work London at work (London) Keo - Tea - Order Culture Night Hospital 1954 History of Medicine Medical Treatments 1950s Britain: Housing and Hospitals Waiting room Goodwood
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