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  • Description

    Unused / unissued material - no paperwork - dates unclear or unknown.

    French title reads: "Misere"

    Paris, France.

    Various shots of poor down and outs living on the streets of Paris. Men and women in the uniforms of the Salvation Army come out of their building carrying the French equivalent of 'The War Cry'.

    Interior shots of the poor and homeless being fed at a meal provided by the Salvation Army. Shots of an overnight hostel for rough sleepers.

    Intertitle reads: "Les Halles a 2 Heures du matin."

    Night shots. Women of the Salvation Army give out soup and hot drinks on the streets. Many down and outs gather to eat.

    Intertitle reads: "Pour les enfant de la zone."

    Shots of shanty town. Shots of children in slum area. Dark shots - Salvation Army people giving out Christmas gifts / presents to children.

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  • Data

    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    Media URN:
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Film ID:
    Black & White
    Time in/Out:
    01:33:36:00 / 01:35:34:00
    UN 64 L
    Sort Number:
    UN 0064 L
  • Appears in...

    Lifestyle & Culture Religion & Politics
    The Great Depression Depression in 1930s Research European Depression Women Suffering Working Class Children Les Halles
  • Stills

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

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