Shopping and feeding Scotland's largest family, the Simpsons.
Title reads: "Quiverful".
East Kilbride, Scotland.
Scotland's largest family with 21 children. L/S family group in line in their garden headed by Mr. & Mrs. Simpson. Mrs Simpson is holding the youngest member of the family. C/U Baby Anthony in the arms of his mother. Panning shot family: Mr & Mrs Simpson holding baby, Michael, Mary, Margaret Ann, twins Betty and Anne, twins David and Pat, Agnes, John, William, Twins Paul and Augustin, and Peter. 5 of the kids are on holiday.
Angle shot sign "Family Baker". M/S girl assistants carrying large tray of loaves, they tip the tray into a bag. C/U boy and girl (2 of the Simpsons) carrying out another tray from the bakers containing bread and cakes . C/U sign "Butcher". M/S butchers' shop, two young members of the family come out carrying a long sausage, joint of meat and plucked chicken. Angle shot sign "Greengrocers". C/U assistants from the greengrocers shop loading sack of potatoes into van. C/U Mrs. Simpson in grocers shop. Shop assistant strips shelf of tin cans, shoving them into a basket.
C/U frying pan on stove with loads of sausages in. C/U father in dining room surrounded by children waiting for their meal. M/S mother serving food to her family seated round the table, pan to some of her younger children sitting around with their father waiting for the next sitting (it takes 3 to service the whole family).
Note: newspaper article about the family on file.