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    Cheshunt, Hertfordshire.

    "These particular ladies grow cucumbers and don't throw stones." (A joke on the proverb "People in glass houses shouldn't throw stones"). M/S of two women walking past a row of greenhouses. Interior of the greenhouse, the women pick cucumbers. C/U of cucumbers hanging down. Various shots of the women as they pick the vegetables and lay them carefully into boxes. C/U of box full of cucumbers.

    "All that's missing is the salmon!" The girls carry out the boxes. Girls sort the cucumbers, they are laid carefully in wicker baskets. "Adam takes the result, of course!" Men lift the wicker baskets onto the back of a lorry.

    Was an item in Eve's Film Review issue number 517.

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    Archive
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    30/04/1931
    Sound:
    Mute
    Media URN:
    16721
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Film ID:
    938.23
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration
    00:01:40:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:52:22:00 / 01:54:02:00
    Canister:
    EP 211
    Sort Number:
    EP 243
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    Categories
    Trade & Industry
    WorkSpaces
    EVE - Work Items Cheshunt
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    0:01 0:02 0:03 0:04

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