• Short Summary

    Elderly postwoman Ethel Carter on her rural delivery round, she has just received an MBE.

  • Description

    Langrish, near Petersfield, Hampshire.

    L/S of elderly postwoman, Ethel Carter, leaving post office. C/U of Ethel looking at letters. L/S of Ethel walking. She enters gate to churchyard. M/S of Ethel walking towards vicar standing outside church. She gives a letter to the vicar and walks away.

    C/U of Ethel walking along country lane. L/S of the postwoman delivering mail to farmer's wife. Various shots of Ethel walking over field passed plough, over stones and through mud. L/S of Ethel walking through gate and up garden path to thatched cottage.

    Ethel has been awarded an MBE for working as a postwoman for 45 years.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    1261.16
    Media URN:
    34161
    Group:
    New pictorials
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    18/10/1948
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:02:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:25:38:00 / 01:26:40:00
    Canister:
    NP 214

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