• Short Summary

    The war wounded make toys out of old leather at a hospital in Cairo, Egypt.

  • Description

    Item title reads - War wounded help themselves.

    Cairo, Egypt.

    Various shots of wounded soldiers sitting at tables on a terrace in Cairo making toys out of cloth and leather for Cairo stores. C/U men sewing helped by nurses, this stops their fingers and hands from becoming stiff. Various shots of the toy animals such as elephants, penguins and kangaroos made from old leather. M/S's as an old converted bomb trolley from the R.A.F. pulls the men to their work.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    1350.16
    Media URN:
    44505
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    31/01/1944
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:20:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:28:17:00 / 01:29:37:00
    Canister:
    44/9

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