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    This the first half of item "Refugee Story" - for second half, please see separate record.

    Oxford, Oxfordshire

    LS. MS. Sacks of clothes being loaded on lorry outside gift shop to take to London. LS. MS. CU. Gift shop and signs in window etc. MS. CU. Undergraduate putting money in statue of boy. Various shots of passers by, looking in window. LS. Interior of gift shop MSCU. Man buying a watch for 10/- MS. Manager Mr. Mitty carrying a parcel into his office. CU. Opening parcel and pulling out electric iron. CU. Pan from parcel to various articles given to shop, showing over £1,000 worth of jewellery on a tray and some old glasses and false teeth which bring in £30. LS. MS. People bringing parcels of clothes to Wesleyan Hall collecting centre in Oxford. LS. MS. Int. Wesleyan Hall collecting centre in Oxford. Various shots of little girls bringing in dolls, little girl handing doll to woman. LS. Various shots of women working in collection centre.

    Oxford Committee for Famine Relief = Oxfam.

    NB: for the rest of this story - please see record for film id 2728.01.

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    British Pathé
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    Available on request
    Film ID:
    Black & White
    Time in/Out:
    01:57:33:00 / 02:03:43:00
    UN 3229 A
    Sort Number:
    UN 3229 A
  • Appears in...

    Lifestyle & Culture Religion & Politics
    Oxford Oxford Committee for Famine Relief
  • Stills

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

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