Workers at Smithfield meat market have to wear caps and smocks for hygiene purposes.
Item title reads - Meat millinery! Meat porters, by order of Ministry of Health, now have to wear white caps and smocks as aid to cleanliness. Smithfield, London.
M/S of the workers stood in their caps and smocks, various shots of them in different styles, they smile and look a bit bashful. A man holds a huge joint of meat over his shoulders, he is surrounded by his colleagues.
Note: there is another version of this item with the same title and footage which is tinted yellow. It is on *PM0386*.