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  • Short Summary

    Mrs. Lloyd George opens soup kitchen in London - similar to ON 044 G.

  • Description

    Location of events unclear - could be London.

    MS Mrs. Lloyd George (wife of Prime Minister) and female companions getting out of car. They are greeted by two clergymen and then walk past Boy Scout guard of honour. MS Mrs. Lloyd George, the clergymen and various dignitaries walking out of entrance to soup kitchen. CU two scruffy looking small boys drinking soup from a bowl and a jug.

    Note: this item is same / similar to ON 044 G, in which case Mrs. Lloyd George's companions are Lady Asquith and Mrs Page.

    Kitchen may be part of government scheme to encourage people not to cook at home and therefore save coal.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    2352.41
    Media URN:
    75831
    Group:
    Old negatives
    Archive:
    British Pathe
    Issue Date:
    1917
    Sound:
    Silent
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:00:47:00
    Time in/Out:
    02:01:44:00 / 02:02:31:00
    Canister:
    ON 236 P

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