• Short Summary

    Voice over requests more books for the forces and cartoon illustrates the difference it makes.

  • Description

    Title reads: "Books, Books, Books - for the Forces".

    Ministry of Information Government official.

    Cartoon and film.

    Men in bunk beds. Man smiling reading book. The stresses of barrack life disappear. Hand holds book over map. Written messages 'Take Your Books for the Forces to the Nearest Post Office' and 'The Forces need books, more urgently now than ever before'

    NB: item was originally part of Gazette issue 45/82.

  • Tags

  • Data

    Film ID:
    2919.26
    Media URN:
    84268
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    23/10/1945
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:37:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:38:40:00 / 01:40:17:00
    Canister:
    45/82 (TRAILERS)

Comments (0)

We always welcome comments and more information about our films.
All posts are reactively checked. Libellous and abusive comments are forbidden.

Add your comment