Post Woman And Kid Aka Post Woman And Baby Issue Title Is Help Yourself (1944)

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    Part of issue HELP YOURSELF. Durham. Mrs Shepherd, wife of postmaster, delivers the mail after conscription of the postman. Various shots of Mrs S. doing the rounds, she pushes her baby daughter Patricia in her pram and carries the post in a satchel over her shoulder. The round is 11 miles and covers rural areas. We see Mrs. S pushing pram up muddy tracks. She stops to chat at farm gates with some of the farmer's wives. 90,000 historic films, all SEARCHABLE on YouTube at: Join us on Facebook at: Tweet us @britishpathe FILM ID:1572.16
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    Newcastle University (Youtube)
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    Resource type: Video
    Added by: Simon Cotterill
    Last modified: 9 years, 10 months ago
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