• Short Summary

    Master bakers attend protest meeting about bread rationing and baker's boy goes on his rounds.

  • Description

    Item title reads - Britain's breadline.

    Location of events unknown, probably London.

    Audience of Master bakers listen to speakers at a protest meeting against bread rationing. The Chairman addresses the meeting referring to the laws governing bread rationing, the audience shout objections.

    A baker's roundsman goes on his daily round, he hands loaf to Mrs New and takes her coupons from her ration book, she doesn't look happy. Miss Hunt collects her bread, then he delivers to Mrs Siever. He collects more from the van and gives Mrs Brown her ration. He sits down on the completion of his round and tallies his records, then sits back and sighs in relief.

  • Tags

  • Data

    Film ID:
    1404.29
    Media URN:
    45703
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    22/07/1946
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:02:09:00
    Time in/Out:
    02:00:50:00 / 02:02:59:00
    Canister:
    46/58

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