• Short Summary

    People are urged to avoid trying to fit a quart into a pint pot by staggering their holidays.

  • Description

    Ministry of Information public information trailer - Staggered holidays help everybody.

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    CU pub bar with full jug of beer and an empty pint glass. Hand pours beer from jug into glass. GV very crowded mainline railway station. Rear view of huge crowd of people waiting at ticket barrier. 2 MS from outside of women taking down "apartment" signs from boarding house windows. CU man sleeping in bath. CU Pub doors. Pan down to sign saying "No Beer". CU pub bar with jug of beer being poured into pint glass and overflowing. CU pub bar with 4 half pint glasses and beer being poured. LAS woman in bathing suit and hat going up ladder of diving board. MS person ahead of her going off the board and into the water. GV people at side of pool. CU (rear view) of woman in swim suit lying down on beach to sunbathe. LS seaside pier panning shot along pier and up beach. CU pub bar with hand finishing the job of pouring the beer into the four half pint mugs. Title "Staggered Holidays Help Everybody".

    NB: item was originally part of Gazette issue 48/15.

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    Film ID:
    Media URN:
    Pathe newsreels
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
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    Available on request
    Black & White
    Time in/Out:
    01:09:55:00 / 01:10:55:00
    48/15 (TRAILERS)

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