• Short Summary

    M of I trailer encouraging people to give accommodation to bombed out friends.

  • Description

    Title reads: "M of I - Government Official".

    Ministry of Information public information trailer about "Blitz Pact".

    Dramatised sequence set in a barbers shop: two men (one in the barber's chair and one reading a newspaper and a barber are having a chat about the Blitz and what happens if your house gets bombed. The man in the barber's chair tells the other two about Blitz pacts - an agreement made between friends to provide accommodation for the other's family if they get bombed out. The pact is designed to lift burden from busy civil defence emergency rescue centres.

    End title: "Make a Blitz Pact Now".

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    2915.13
    Media URN:
    84126
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    15/02/1943
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:21:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:19:44:00 / 01:21:05:00
    Canister:
    43/13 (TRAILERS)

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