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    Bavaria. "Harvest time, when all hands bend to the great task of gathering in the produce of sun and earth - "

    M/S of man cutting corn by hand with a scythe. "Even though Adam does most of the hard work, Eve is a valuable helpmate." M/S of a woman and a man working together. Two women gather up the cut corn. Various shots of men and women working in the field to gather the crop. They use very basic hand tools. M/S of man and woman stacking the sheaves.

    "Sometimes the camera catches unexpected "shots". A couple of sheaves are moved and this reveals a kissing couple. M/S of sheaves being stacked on a cart which is led by two oxen. Low angle of the sheaves being lifted up to the top of the cart and stacked by a woman who is standing on top. Closer shot of woman stacking the sheaves. "And home goes the harvest - the day is done." The cart is led along a country road.

    Was an item in Eve's Film Review issue number 533.

    Safety print exists.

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    British Pathé
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    Available on request
    Film ID:
    Black & White
    Time in/Out:
    01:29:53:00 / 01:31:53:00
    EP 218
    Sort Number:
    EP 218
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    Trade & Industry
    \"Old World\" Europe
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    0:01 0:02 0:03 0:04

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