• Short Summary

    Cute item about school children who turn their classroom into a shop.

  • Description

    Bell Lane Infant School, Hendon, London.

    A classroom shop helps kids improve maths and reading.

    Various shots children standing round counter marked "The Post Office" in classroom. C/U, from behind counter, 3 children, one puts sheet of paper on counter. M/S small girl at counter filled with parcels, girl behind counter takes away parcel. M/S boy behind counter "Customers" in foreground with parcels. M/S racks at back of post office, boy and girl working behind counter.

    C/U boy looking at directory, attached to battery powered telephone, he dials. C/U boy holding earpiece. C/U telephone dial and batteries. C/U girl lifting earpiece of another telephone. M/S boy and girl at bench each using telephone.

    C/U blackboard with price-list chalked on it. M/S boy and girl standing behind haberdashery counter, small boy buys article and walks away, three girls approach counter. C/U three girls at counter, one buys tape. M/S children standing round grocery counter.

    C/U two girls and boy at stall. C/U girl looking under table at flowers. C/U small girl watching another put vegetables on scales. M/S children standing round toy counter. M/S boy (wearing big sign "I am the shopkeeper") and girl behind counter, pan to toys on counter and children buying.

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    New pictorials
    British Pathé
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    Available on request
    Black & White
    Time in/Out:
    01:40:19:00 / 01:41:28:00
    NP 306

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