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    "Child welfare is an increasing feature of modern life - and to help baby to become a healthy "grown-up", careful watch is kept on its progress." C/U of a baby having its head measured by a nurse. It then has its chest measured. It is crying.

    C/U of the baby being put on the scales. C/U of a doctor checking a toddler's chest with a stethoscope. "Every minute growing prettier - and some growing impatient." C/U of three unhappy toddlers. A nurse stands behind them trying to make them smile. M/S of four young children sitting on a bench. "A real hundred-per-cent". C/U of a bonny baby.

    Was an item in Eve's Film Review issue number 619.

    Note: exactly the same images are used in "Sizing Up Baby" in reel EP005 but with different intertitles.

    Safety print exists.

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    Archive
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    13/04/1933
    Sound:
    Mute
    Media URN:
    17609
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Film ID:
    976.11
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration
    00:01:11:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:27:17:00 / 01:28:28:00
    Canister:
    EP 259
    Sort Number:
    EP 259
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    Categories
    Lifestyle & Culture
    WorkSpaces
    (Ep.1) Children Examined by Doctors Doctors History of Medicine Medical Instruments Medical Treatments
  • Stills

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

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