• Short Summary

    Hundreds of Christmas puddings are prepared, cooked and packed to be sent out to overseas forces. Aldershot, Hampshire.

  • Description

    Item title reads - Christmas puddings for overseas.

    Aldershot, Hampshire.

    M/S as a huge vat of Christmas pudding mixture is poured into a mixer by two cooks. Various shots of the machine. M/S as bottles of rum are emptied into the mixer. M/S of a man filling a pudding bowl from the big vat and passing it on to a woman who weighs it. M/S as circles of greaseproof paper are put over the top. M/S of the mixture going into the bowl. M/S as the large ovens are opened and the puddings brought out. M/S as they are unpacked. M/S as a soldier eats a bit and smiles, another eats it in very exaggerated fashion. M/S of the puddings in rows being wrapped up and packed in crates ready to be sent to overseas forces.

  • Tags

  • Data

    Film ID:
    987.50
    Media URN:
    18185
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    07/11/1938
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:00:54:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:43:18:00 / 01:44:12:00
    Canister:
    38/89

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