• Short Summary

    A nursery school near Johannesburg takes care of children whilst their mothers are at work.

  • Description

    Creche for little children.

    Johannesburg, South Africa.

    Working mothers bring their children to be cared for by the Women's Voluntary Service, they are put on a bus and drive 10 miles to the nursery. M/S as they wave out of the windows. C/U of the sign "La Hacienda". M/S's as they get into their overalls and gargle with water. Various shots of their mothers at work in factories. Various shots of children painting in their art class. M/S's of children saying their prayers before having lunch. A little boy and girl hit each other in the sandpit whilst they play. Good shots as the children look overjoyed when their mothers come to collect them.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    1556.11
    Media URN:
    60175
    Group:
    New sound pictorials
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    04/01/1943
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:31:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:21:16:00 / 01:22:47:00
    Canister:
    NSP 353

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