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This film shows scenes from the 50th anniversary celebrations of the Federated Women's Institute at the Agricultural College, Guelph. The Institute is a national organization of rural women. Before the start of the convention women are shown looking over the grounds of the college. Mrs. Hugh Summers opens the meeting. Premier George Drew is shown greeting the assembly. The aims of the Federation are improved home efficiency, community leadership, farm beautification, development of the natural talent of children, art and music appreciation. Proper nutrition, care of babies, adequate medical services for children, nursing services and libraries for children are stressed as well.

1947, 07 min

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