• Short Summary

    Working day of a messenger boy - he does more then one would expect.

  • Description

    London.

    Pan up uniform of a messenger boy - mother buttoning up and checking the boy's uniform. CU. Messenger boy - head and shoulders. Boy walks down the street, turns and waves to mother - mother waving back.

    Messenger boy walking along street. GV. Messengers Office. Group of messenger boys being inspected at start of the day. Several shots of the boys being given assignments.

    Boy walking with pram. Boy taking Dachshund dog for a walk. Boy walking through country lane and delivers message to country house.

    Boy arrives home after day's work. Father offers him his seat. Boy sits down and falls asleep but his two sisters wake him up. Mother comes with tea and pours him a cup.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    1390.14
    Media URN:
    45434
    Group:
    New pictorials
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    08/04/1946
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:03:29:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:27:58:00 / 01:31:27:00
    Canister:
    NP 82

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