• Short Summary

    Greengrocers try to break a pricing racket and serve their customers with what they want.

  • Description

    Full title reads: "The Man Of The Week".

    London.

    Ex Servicemen greengrocers, Ex Captain Jenkins and Ex Sergeant Cooper are out to smash the racket of wholesalers imposing a condition of sale upon vegetables.

    CU a pile of potatoes with a chalked notice in front of them saying 'Potatoes as many as you can buy'.

    MS good shots of men serving vegetables to women from their stall.

    MS Smiling housewives queuing at the stall. (Good British Working class women types).

    CU Cooper serving potatoes.

    MS the two men being interviewed by Pathe's John Parsons. (Nat sound).

  • Tags

  • Data

    Film ID:
    1179.22
    Media URN:
    40657
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathe
    Issue Date:
    27/03/1947
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:46:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:54:44:00 / 01:56:30:00
    Canister:
    47/25

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