Children go through a variety of health checks at a welfare clinic.
"Child welfare is an increasing feature of modern life - and to help baby to become a healthy "grown-up", careful watch is kept on its progress." C/U of a baby having its head measured by a nurse. It then has its chest measured. It is crying.
C/U of the baby being put on the scales. C/U of a doctor checking a toddler's chest with a stethoscope. "Every minute growing prettier - and some growing impatient." C/U of three unhappy toddlers. A nurse stands behind them trying to make them smile. M/S of four young children sitting on a bench. "A real hundred-per-cent". C/U of a bonny baby.
Was an item in Eve's Film Review issue number 619.
Note: exactly the same images are used in "Sizing Up Baby" in reel EP005 but with different intertitles.
Safety print exists.