• Short Summary

    Lord Woolton at Land Army Training School, lots of shots of Land Girls working on farm.

  • Description

    Part of issue LET'S JOIN THE LADIES.

    East Riding Training School, location of county unknown.

    M/S of two ladies dressed in Victorian costume chatting in garden. Various shots of young women of Land Army eating baked potatoes with their hands. M/S of Lord Woolton, Food Minister, making speech. Various shots of Land Girls listening to Lord Woolton, some stand on barrels to get a better view.

    Various shots of Land Girls at doing farm labouring: we see them spraying orchards with insecticide, pruning fruit trees, ploughing, harvesting, cutting hay with machines so it can be used by thatchers, clearing hedgerows using machetes and saws and operating an excavating machine. M/S of group of Land Girls drinking mugs of tea.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    1558.04
    Media URN:
    50025
    Group:
    New sound pictorials
    Archive:
    British Pathe
    Issue Date:
    25/01/1943
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:47:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:07:37:00 / 01:09:24:00
    Canister:
    NSP 356

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