• Short Summary

    Those suffering health problems from whooping cough to war injuries receive aid.

  • Description

    Item title reads - Three roads to health.

    Various locations.

    Sweden. M/S of propellors turning on an aeroplane which is to take children with whooping cough up to get some mountain air, this is recommended as a cure. Mothers and children get on the plane, various good interior shots of the children, many fall asleep.

    Cape Flats, South Africa. M/S of Miss M. A. Attlee, sister of the Prime Minister, who is warden of a settlement in this area. Various shots as the children file in and she gives them food and a bath. She also distributes clothes for a small amount of money.

    Australia. Various shots of a rodeo put on for men recovering from war injuries. Men ride on horses which try to throw them off, the injured men applaud. A motorcyclist rides through a ring of fire. Various shots as a jeep rides up a ramp and over another jeep. Various shots as men ride steers, many fall off.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    1378.12
    Media URN:
    45103
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    04/04/1946
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:02:15:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:18:49:00 / 01:21:04:00
    Canister:
    46/27

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