• Short Summary

    Girls learn woodwork and boys learn cookery at Secondary Modern School in Oxfordshire.

  • Description

    Modern education at Rotherford Secondary Modern School at Peppard, nr Henley-on-Thames, Oxfordshire.

    C/U schoolgirl. M/S girl planing bit of wood. C/U girl, pan down to her chiselling. C/U male teacher showing girls woodwork. C/U girl drilling. C/U piece of wood. Drill going through. C/U girl's head, pan down to her hands holding tool. C/U girl's head. C/U girl mending washer on tap. M/S girls mending fuses. C/U girl mending fuse, pan up to head.

    C/U plump boy's face, pan down to his hands mixing cake in bowl. M/S same boy mixing cake. Female cookery teacher walks in and corrects him. C/U boy mixing. C/U another boy's head pan down to him slicing apples on plate. C/U teacher gives boy tips on cutting. M/S boy ironing, teacher comes in and corrects him. M/S boys at cookery table. M/S boy putting food in oven.

    Note: school named as Rotherfield in commentary.

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    New pictorials
    British Pathé
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    Available on request
    Black & White
    Time in/Out:
    01:25:05:00 / 01:26:28:00
    NP 280

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