• Short Summary

    Children are put on a novel 'milk and toffee diet' to build up strength. Glossop, Derbyshire.

  • Description

    Toffee for fitness.

    Glossop, Derbyshire.

    C/U of Dr. Milligan who has instigated the new 'milk and toffee diet'. Various shots as nurses weigh and measure the boys on the diet. They are also tested for lifting strength and how long they can hang from a bar. Dr. Milligan listens to their hearts, looks in their mouths and feels their bones. The boys emerge with cups, they sit in lines and are handed slabs of concentrated toffee, M/S as they eat the toffee and drink one third of a pint of milk each. Various shots of them grinning.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    1568.13
    Media URN:
    50332
    Group:
    New sound pictorials
    Archive:
    British Pathe
    Issue Date:
    11/10/1943
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:00:56:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:24:24:00 / 01:25:20:00
    Canister:
    NSP 393

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