• Short Summary

    Trailer asking for people to use their cars to ferry the sick and injured to hospital.

  • Description

    Ministry of Information public information trailer - Hospital Car Service Appeal.

    MS mother with little boy talking to lady doctor, she is complaining about having to make a return visit as she works and finds it difficult. CU as doctor addresses camera asking for volunteers to use their cars to ferry people to the hospital.

    MS injured sailor with crutches trying to get on bus. MS elderly lady walking with sticks. CU sign 'driving for Hospital Car Service'. MS sailor getting into car MS little boy being put in car, his mother waves him goodbye. MS little boy being lifted out of car at hospital.

    Title - 'To volunteer for the Hospital Car Service apply to your local St. John's Ambulance, British Red Cross Society or WVS'.

    Cataloguer's note: item was originally part of Gazette issue 46/48.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    2917.23
    Media URN:
    84190
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathe
    Issue Date:
    17/06/1946
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:00:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:30:04:00 / 01:31:04:00
    Canister:
    46/48 (TRAILERS)

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