Trailer - Precious Potatoes 1948

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    Thought to be Selected Originals from late 1940s material.

    A short trailer film encouraging people to help gather the potato harvest.

    VS of what appears to be a comic version of a village green game of cricket. MS the ball is struck into a field of potato plants.

    VS of people helping farmers to gather in their potatoes. VS inside hostel where people stay when helping on farm. More shots of harvest work.

    End title tells people to apply to the Ministry of Agriculture.

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    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    Sound:
    Sound
    Media URN:
    59719
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Film ID:
    1518.38
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration
    00:01:01:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:40:26:00 / 01:41:27:00
    Canister:
    UNSO Reel 029 G
    Sort Number:
    UNSO 029 F
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    Trade & Industry
    WorkSpaces
    British countryside
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