• Short Summary

    A short trailer film encouraging women to apply for jobs as telephone operators.

  • Description

    Thought to be Selected Originals from late 1940s material.

    A short trailer film encouraging women to apply for jobs as telephone operators.

    A man sits behind a desk. He picks up his phone and places a call to the General Public and then asks to speak to the women and girls. As he describes the work we see a montage of women working with telephones.

    Intertitle reads: "Operator"

    End title: "London - Apply To The Telephone Staff Controller Waterloo Bridge House, SE 1. Provinces - Apply to Your Local Head Post Office".

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    1516.17
    Media URN:
    59646
    Group:
    Unknown sel originals
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:00:59:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:16:39:00 / 01:17:38:00
    Canister:
    UNSO Reel 021 C

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