Part of issue FINE AND LARGE.
Pathe Studios, London.
C/U of a map of Mediterranean. Various shots of Sydney Burchall singing "Bells of Malta". Song is about the war in the Med, specifically concerning Malta and the British soldiers who died there. Sydney's performance is illustrated...
Camouflaged coat, hat and dolls' house feature in this item.
Wartime beachcombers find all sorts of things from cotton wool to a ship's bell.
A clever way to preserve stockings by putting them in oven-warmed jars.
Paper being recycled into cardboard at recycling plant on South Coast.
A woman tries out pair of (not very glamorous) shoes with wooden soles.
Map of Atlantic Ocean with route of convoy to Russia.
English naval officers speaking to camera - no sound.
Unknown men arriving to unknown building.