• Short Summary

    Mrs Shepherd, post woman, does 11 mile round on foot with baby in pram.

  • Description

    Part of issue HELP YOURSELF.

    Durham.

    Mrs Shepherd, wife of postmaster, delivers the mail after conscription of the postman. Various shots of Mrs S. doing the rounds, she pushes her baby daughter Patricia in her pram and carries the post in a satchel over her shoulder. The round is 11 miles and covers rural areas. We see Mrs. S pushing pram up muddy tracks. She stops to chat at farm gates with some of the farmer's wives.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    1572.16
    Media URN:
    50471
    Group:
    New sound pictorials
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    28/02/1944
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:00:56:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:28:29:00 / 01:29:25:00
    Canister:
    NSP 413

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