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  • Description

    Item title reads - Just press the button.

    Horticultural Hall, London.

    M/S woman putting money in vending machine and getting several boxes out. M/S behind scenes as supplies are topped up. M/S's of whisky and gin machines. A man hands a woman a cup of gin, C/U as she drinks it. C/U sign reading 'Automatic cafeteria'. C/U showing menu of hot meals which are available from the machine. M/S lady putting coin in the machine, she takes a portion of stewed steak and potatoes in a small tray. She moves along to the tea machine. C/U as she presses the button marked 'Tea with Milk, Double Sugar', camera pans down to show the cup. She sits at a table and takes the covers off her food. M/S husband and wife at an automatic machine, the husband puts his money in, presses the button and lifts a baby out wrapped in a shawl, then gives it to his wife.

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  • Data

    Archive
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    18/02/1960
    Sound:
    Sound
    Media URN:
    52378
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Film ID:
    1666.15
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration
    00:01:16:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:20:23:00 / 01:21:39:00
    Canister:
    60/15
    Sort Number:
    60/015
  • Appears in...

    WorkSpaces
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  • Stills

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

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