Footage of food delivery arriving in Petrograd / Moscow during cold winter, Russia.
Full titles read: "CHARITY BEGINS AT HOME ! - Pictures taken recently in Moscow & Petrograd support plea 'to help British children first.'"
L/S of large ship being unloaded in the dock, men wrapped up in heavy coats and Russian hats (there is snow on the ground - it looks very cold) carry very heavy looking supplies. M/s of sacks stacked in a pile, dock workers look on. Nice L/S's of horses pulling sledges of supplies through the snow.
Intertitle reads: "Not much sign of starvation here ! -"
L/S and M/S of shop window, the window is displayed with a variety of cheeses and meats. L/S's of women and children climbing onto horse driven sledge. Group shot of them huddled up. L/S of sledges being pulled throughout the streets, some kids follow on foot. L/S of men, women and children the outdoors looking very cold, they stand at tables preparing and eating food.