• Short Summary

    Footage of local shops continuing as usual despite bomb damage.

  • Description

    Note: Probably filmed in London.

    L/S of bomb damaged street. M/S of greengrocers stall and woman smiling. L/S of destroyed building. M/S of shop window sign reading "THROUGH THE DOOR, HITLER CAME THROUGH WINDOW". Another sign reads, "BUSINESS AS USUAL" L/S of mannequin in shop window with a tatty torn dress on.

    Cataloguer's note: Good item supporting the 'London Can Take It' theme of late 1940.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    1298.01
    Media URN:
    43049
    Group:
    New sound pictorials
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    05/11/1940
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:00:56:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:00:35:00 / 01:01:31:00
    Canister:
    NSP 244

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