Proclamation on food crisis read to London citizens.
Food crisis. London.
Royal Proclamation on the Food Crisis is read to citizens of London; England. Royal representative; wearing robe; w/ lace cuffs powdered curled wig; holds a document and reads it aloud; next to him another man in robe; w/ medallion; holding hat - Lord Mayor? On rt. a lady w/ serious expression and a tray hanging from her neck; other people behind them.
Then GV street scene - London. Many people crowded into square; statue in a little structure w/ 4 columns and a roof; Another shot; w/ statue of man on horse up on a tall pedestal; crowd swarming round in the street; double-decker bus passes in BG. Back to orig. view of the representative in his traditional costume reading the proclamation.
World War One; home front.
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