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  • Short Summary

    Children on holiday in Exmouth with aid from French War Charities Society, Devon.

  • Description

    Exmouth, Devon.

    Full tiles read: "Kiddies from the Ruins - and devastated areas are - thoroughly enjoying their holiday in England, under auspices of French War Charities Society.

    L/S of group of children running across a field being followed by a soldier, they appear to be enjoying themselves. M/S of children standing in small group smiling, they are all holding a small object in their hands. M/S of small children sitting on the ground holding up their hands trying to get someone's attention.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    278.11
    Media URN:
    23156
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    10/08/1922
    Sound:
    Silent
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:00:50:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:13:26:00 / 01:14:16:00
    Canister:
    G 901

Comments (1)

  1. dollyvictoria says

    They are not running across a field, but the sand. In front of Harbour View, which is now a cafe. It was a cafe in the forties, when my parents were courting. I do not know what the building was in 1922. And amazing to think when this was taken, my mother in law was nearly five months old, living up the road in Topsham

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