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    Various shots of the old people seated at tables, drinking and eating. Some good close up shots of the food and the men eating. Old man smoking a pipe and looking through the window. The old man walking with stick towards the window. Building looks quite poor. Old people seated at table. Some good close up shots of the women walking down the stairs, some are helped by the nurses. Old woman being helped into bedroom. Several shots of the water pipes lining wall. More shots of the old people seated at table, eating. Several external shots of the building. CU. Sign on door 'Master's Office'. More shots of the old people in a large dining room eating, being served by nurses. Old man playing cards. Old man and old woman talking, he tries to kiss her, she fights back. Two old ladies going into a room. Man sitting in his room reading newspaper. Several exterior shots of the houses for old people.

    Neg. & Mute.

    Information found in the old record - Cuts 47/9. Investigations into the conditions of institutions for old people. Homes at Epsom, Farnham and Cambridge.

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    British Pathé
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    Available on request
    Film ID:
    Black & White
    Time in/Out:
    01:00:01:00 / 01:05:18:00
    UN 1717 A
    Sort Number:
    UN 1717 A
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    Lifestyle & Culture
    FoR - old folks
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    0:01 0:02 0:03 0:04

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