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    Unissued / Unused material.

    Princess Elizabeth with WVS (Women's Voluntary Services) workers, who are doing up parcels of food for distribution to the needy from the food sent to Elizabeth as wedding presents. London.

    L/S Post Office workers pulling trucks laden with boxes of food. L/S WVS workers sorting and packing in a room in Buckingham Palace. C/U WVS worker packing a box, showing WVS badge on jacket. C/U stacked tins of fruit and a WVS worker. C/U WVS workers labelling boxes. M/S loading Post Office vans.

    L/S Post Office vans leaving Buckingham Palace. M/S Princess Elizabeth (later Queen Elizabeth II) and WVS workers chatting as they pack boxes. C/U as Princess reads letter accompanying box. M/S as Princess examines piled tins of fruit. C/U good head and shoulders shot of the Princess. M/S Princess surrounded by busy WVS workers.

    Cataloguer's note: cuts for story 'People in Camera' in 48/8 on *PM1420*.

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    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
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    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Film ID:
    Black & White
    Time in/Out:
    01:47:10:00 / 01:49:04:00
    UN 1887 A
    Sort Number:
    UN 1887 A
  • Appears in...

    Religion & Politics Historical Figures & Celebrities
    Food during wartime The Queen's UK visits
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