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  • Short Summary

    Footage of French army cobblers at work.

  • Description

    French army cobblers mending boats. Location of events unknown.

    Two men sit at table outdoors pounding nails in boots. A soldier comes up; shakes hands; and hands shoes to be repaired to one of the craftsmen. Then reaches in pocket to find coin; hands it over. The cobbler bites on coin; is satisfied that it is real money. Other cobbler is drinking coffee? directly from pitcher on table. Skilled workers. clothing.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    2332.24
    Media URN:
    74930
    Group:
    Old negatives
    Archive:
    British Pathe
    Issue Date:
    1914 - 1918
    Sound:
    Mute
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:00:36:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:29:27:00 / 01:30:03:00
    Canister:
    ON 199 M

Comments (1)

  1. pason11 says

    that is a chew of tobacco he gave him no a coin

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