Film: 3683

Food + Drink | 1940 | Sound | B/W


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Serving dinner at school. School dinners 1940's

Meals from a central kitchen. Preparing food where school does not have adequate facilities. Preheated food. Very detailed coverage of equipment, scullery, hatches, duty of dinner ladies. Dinner time, dishing out to children. Cleaning up afterwards.
Rural canteen, school meals in small village schools. Converting desks into dinner tables at lunchtime. Children have to muck in and help the monitor. Laying the tables. Growing their own vegetables outside the school.
(see 3727 for part one)

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