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EARLY WELFARE "RELIEF" APPLICANT NOTICE.
MEN WALK UP TO WAREHOUSE BUILDING THAT IS WELFARE HOUSING. LODGING HOUSE SIGN. MUNICIPAL LODGING HOUSE.
SOUP KITCHEN. MEN ON LINE BEING SERVED FROM A TABLE FULL OF SOUP BOWLS. BEING SERVED, FOOD PUT ON THEIR TIN PLATES.
CU HANDS CARRY LUNCH TRAYS, PICK UP UTENSILS ON CAFETERIA LINE
LARGE STEEL POTS IN KITCHEN. COOK STIRS WITH HUGE WOODEN SPOON THE SIZE OF AN OAR. VATS.
MEN SIT AT TABLES IN SOUP KITCHEN, WELFARE KITCHEN AND EAT. GREAT DEPRESSION ERA BREAD LINE TYPE FOOTAGE. EARLY POVERTY. DOWN AND OUT MEN ON WELFARE BREAD LINE. EATING
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