• Short Summary

    Ladies from the British Housewives League protest against bread rationing.

  • Description

    Item title reads - July 21st.

    Location of events unknown, probably London.

    Mrs Hilda Davis speaks out about bread rationing, ladies sign her petition for no more ration cuts. M/S of Food Minister John Strachey at the airport on his return from America, he says the prospects are better than they were 2 or 3 weeks ago.

    Housewives walk in to hear Mrs Lovelock of the British Housewives League making a speech against bread cuts, saying it forms part of the staple diet for many people. A lady who works in bread control at the civil service looks at a ration book. C/U of the bread ration book. M/S of a loaf of bread.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    1404.04
    Media URN:
    45678
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    01/07/1946
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:02:04:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:05:52:00 / 01:07:56:00
    Canister:
    46/52

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