• Short Summary

    Doctor requests people not to throw away with kitchen waste various items harmful to pigs.

  • Description

    Title reads: "They Can't Keep an Old Blade Down - Care with Pig Feed".

    Ministry of Information Government official.

    Location unspecified.

    Distressed couple, Doctor shows the couple a cartoon of the patient's insides which have a light bulb and safety pin. Couple and Doctor go to bedside and he pulls back the cover to reveal the head of a dead pig and the lady screams in despair. The Doctor requests people not to throw away with kitchen waste various items including lemon & orange peel, bone, soap, soda, acids, glass and china. Written message appears 'Remember! What You Put in this Bin is Fed to Pigs'.

    NB: item was originally part of Gazette issue 44/82.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    2919.17
    Media URN:
    84259
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    12/10/1944
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:39:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:24:51:00 / 01:26:30:00
    Canister:
    44/82 (TRAILERS)

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