• Short Summary

    Locals and street traders raise money towards guide dog for Peter Dann. Bermondsey.

  • Description

    Item title reads - Whip round for guide dog.

    Bermondsey, London.

    L/S 21 year old Peter Dann leaving his house in Drappers Road for work, he is blind. Various shots as he walks to kerb with his white stick and crosses the road. C/U of his mother and father watching him. Various interior shots of Lewisham Engineering Works where he is employed. M/S Peter working his Capstan lathe. C/U chuck on the lathe turning, camera pans up to C/U of Peter. C/U of his hand turning the wheel. C/U Peter.

    L/S Deptford street market. M/S woman being served by one of the street traders. C/U plaque, "Association of Deptford Street Traders Membership". M/S man collecting money from shopkeepers for fund towards getting Peter a guide dog. M/S's shopkeepers handing over money. M/S crowd watching man painting on notice board how much the Street Traders Association has collected for Peter so far. C/U notice board. C/U old man in crowd. C/U notice announcing the greatest dance yet, proceeds of which will go towards the guide dog fund. C/U old woman in crowd. M/S shopkeeper giving a record player to one of the organisers to be auctioned at a dance. M/S interior of Peter playing cards with his friends at home, he stops dealing and picks up cards and begins to sort them out. C/U as he feels the Braille on the cards. C/U Peter's face.

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    Film ID:
    Media URN:
    Pathe newsreels
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Black & White
    Time in/Out:
    01:31:55:00 / 01:33:12:00

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