Children whose parents have gone to fight are taught at the local orphanage in Addis Ababa. Abyssinia (Ethiopia).
Item title reads - While father fights. Some happy children at Addis Ababa.
M/S of bell tower on top of orphanage. M/S of children sat in rows inside being taught by French Sisters of Mercy. As well as the orphans there are also children there whose parents have gone off to fight. M/S of one Sister at the blackboard teaching them maths. One boy writes carefully on a slate. M/S's as another boy reads a book. M/S's of children playing outside. M/S as the children put bowls on a counter ready for their meal. The nuns serve the food, M/S of one child drinking from his bowl. M/S of the children sat in a line eating.