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    Item title reads - Army loves what's cookin'.

    War Minister John Profumo visits Army Catering Corps training centre in Aldershot and samples the goods. Hampshire.

    M/S interior of centre. War Minister John Profumo looks at various pastry work exhibits, he shakes hands with exhibitor. C/U pan across cakes and biscuits. M/S Profumo tasting pastry, he gives thumbs up sign. M/S chefs. M/S dishes of hors d'oeuvres. M/S Profumo tasting hors d'oeuvres. L/S shining pots and pans on shelves. M/S regular soldiers in chef's outfit in large kitchen making Christmas pudding and icing and decorating cakes.

    C/U young boy in chef's outfit in large kitchen making Christmas pudding. C/U brandy being poured into the pudding whilst it is being stirred. C/U brandy being poured out of bottle into pudding. M/S Lance Corporal Farrow of Southampton and Private Gadd of Weston-Super-Mare icing cake. C/U icing. Various shots of food laid out on dishes. M/S Profumo dishing food onto plate for Private Mitchell. L/S soldiers eating. M/S soldiers lining up as food is dished up by army chefs. M/S Profumo pouring more brandy into Christmas pudding. M/S officers. C/U Profumo tasting pudding and giving O.K.

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    British Pathé
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    Black & White
    Time in/Out:
    01:03:52:00 / 01:05:13:00
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    iom John Profumo PROFUMO Profumo Army Kitchen
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    0:01 0:02 0:03 0:04

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