• Short Summary

    Taxi-men take First World War veterans day out to Worthing.

  • Description

    Taxi-men do good turn. London and Worthing.

    L/S of Star and Garter home at Richmond with taxi outside. M/S of group of disabled men sitting in wheelchairs outside entrance to home. M/S of disabled men in wheelchairs going across to taxis camera pans across to show view of cabs in kerbside while the disabled men are getting in. C/U of nurses waving in doorway of disabled men's home. C/U taxi pulling away from kerb with driver giving thumbs up signal camera pans to show other cabs pulling away.

    M/S of cabs coming along road to Richmond Park cabs come towards camera. L/S of Worthing sea front showing pier and sea. M/S of back of town hall when taxis arrive with disabled men at Worthing. C/U of disabled men being taken from cab one in wheelchair being wheeled close into camera. M/S of another disabled men being lifted from taxi cab into wheelchair. M/S another disabled person being wheeled into hall for refreshment. L/S of interior of hall where soldiers are seated at table having refreshment. M/S of group of disabled men round table talking and drinking.

    C/U of three types round table laughing and joking. C/U two men drinking beer. M/S of man in wheelchair being handed candy floss by young woman. M/Ss of old men sitting in deck chairs on the front looking at young women also seated wearing bikini. C/U of woman sitting in deck chair. L/S of women walking away. C/U of old man watching and smiling. L/Ss of disabled men in wheelchairs being pushed across pedestrian crossing. M/S of children from Holmwood. They run with bunches of flowers who run forwards towards the cabs to hand over the flowers to the men.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    Media URN:
    Pathe newsreels
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Black & White
    Time in/Out:
    01:00:18:00 / 01:01:37:00

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