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CAR TESTS

Car Tests (1949)

Scientists test car to see how it holds up to cold weather and bumpy roads.

WRAF NURSEMAIDS

Wraf Nursemaids (1949)

WRAFs help servicemen's families board ship bound for Middle East.

FAMILY OF BUILDERS

Family Of Builders (1949)

James Valenti is helped by teenage son and daughter when he builds extension...

MUSICAL PILLOWS

Musical Pillows (1949)

Patients in hospital listen to radio through speakers kept under pillow.

HOUSE OF COMMONS MODEL

House Of Commons Model (1949)

The rebuilding of the Debating Chamber at Westminster Palace, damaged by...

PAINTED TIES

Painted Ties (1949)

Silk ties with hand-painted pictures of glamour girls on.