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  • Short Summary

    Child care by nursery nurses at a creche.

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    No title. L/S of children emerging from a building being helped along by a woman dressed in a nurse's uniform.

    "Them were the days", when jolly hours passed like minutes, in this creche." L/S of the playground, the children play "ring-a-ring-a-roses" with two nursery nurses. Two children play in a rocking boat. C/U of a large playpen on the grass with four or five children playing inside. "In a land where tears are few, and meal-times frequent." The children sit out of doors and eat al fresco at little tables and in high chairs. C/U of group of babies in bibs. C/U of nursery nurse feeding baby with a spoon.

    " - and the only interlude is a quiet "snooze" - with some tots fighting against it to the last." High angle shot of the nursery gardens with the children sleeping or standing up in their cots.

    Was an item in Eve's Film Review issue number 558.

    Note: flash-frame intertitles.

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    Eve pictorials
    British Pathé
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    Black & White
    Time in/Out:
    01:54:59:00 / 01:56:46:00
    EP 231

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