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ULTRASONIC TORCH

Ultrasonic Torch (1968)

New invention to help blind people - an ultrasonic torch replaces white stick.

NO LONGER ALONE

No Longer Alone (1961)

Documentary about special schools for blind children with additional handicaps.

TRAINING SCHOOL FOR BLIND

Training School For Blind (1940-1949)

Blind men learn trades at special school in Poland.

MAKING WOODEN SHUTTERS IN HUNGARY aka MAKING WOODEN SHUTTERS

Making Wooden Shutters In Hungary AKA Making Wooden Shutters (1964)

Various stages of...

BLIND ARTIST

Blind Artist (1914-1918)

Blind artist painting. St James's Square, Holland Park, London.

TRIUMPH BLIND FARMER

Triumph Blind Farmer (1940)

A blind ex-soldier finds his way around his stud farm by guide wires and...

RAILWAY SIGNAL aka BLIND MAN'S TRAIN

Railway Signal AKA Blind Man's Train (1951)

A blind man tests new signal device with model train in...

BLIND DIVER

Blind Diver (1953)

Nice item about blind diver Miss Hazel Winter. London.

WHEN COURAGE LIGHTS ETERNAL DARKNESS

When Courage Lights Eternal Darkness (1934)

Blind young man is helped by his friend / guide - no...

BLIND FOOTBALLERS

Blind Footballers (1946)

Football match between blind players in Victoria Soccer Association. Australia....

BLIND CHILDREN SKI

Blind Children Ski (1963)

Blind children skiing in French Alps.

HOME FOR THE BLIND

Home For The Blind (1950-1959)

People doing various activities in home for blind people.

150th ANNIVERSARY OF LOUIS BRAILLE

150th Anniversary Of Louis Braille (1959)

150th anniversary of Louis Braille, man who invented...

BLIND PENSIONERS MARCH ON ROME

Blind Pensioners March On Rome (1954)

The blind march with banners through the streets and in the rain...

GUIDE DOGS

Guide Dogs (1948)

Training centre for guide dogs for the blind at Leamington Spa.

MIDGET BOXERS

Midget Boxers (1935)

Young boys box in the Stable Lads Boxing Tournament to raise money for St. Dunstan's...

NEWS IN FLASHES - ROME

News In Flashes - Rome (1951)

Princess Elizabeth visits Don Bosco Children's Home in Rome.

WAR BLINDED CHILDREN FIND HAVEN OF HOPE

War Blinded Children Find Haven Of Hope (1950)

Blind children are helped at the Rogmanoli Blind...

GLOBE MAP FOR THE BLIND aka GEOGRAPHY FOR THE BLIND

Globe Map For The Blind AKA Geography For The Blind (1939)

An inventor helps blind children learn...

KNOTS

Knots (1940)

Joe Noble demonstrates how to tie a variety of knots.

SHOOTING BY SOUND

Shooting By Sound (1950)

Footage of the men firing rifles with the aid of electrical sound to help...

BLIND AERO MODELLER

Blind Aero Modeller (1950)

Item about blind man Robert Jones building model aircraft in Brighton,...

BLIND DARTS TEAM

Blind Darts Team (1954)

Dart competition for elderly blind men in Brixton, London.

BLIND MAN'S UNFAITHFUL WIFE

Blind Man's Unfaithful Wife (1912)

Early drama film - The Blind Man's Unfaithful Wife.

TRAINING DOGS FOR BLIND

Training Dogs For Blind (1947)

Sheepdogs are taught to cross the road safely, possibly to help in...

WAR DISABLED MAN STARTS POTTERY BUSINESS

War Disabled Man Starts Pottery Business (1948)

Blind, deaf ex-serviceman Norman Wilkinson has his...

EX-SERVICEMEN FIGHT ADVERSITY IN SPORT

Ex-Servicemen Fight Adversity In Sport (1952)

Blind ex-serviceman playing bowls in Australia

VIOLET LORRAINE

Violet Lorraine (1920-1929)

Entertainer Violet Lorraine fund-raising on 'Geranium Day for the Blind'.

PRESIDENT KENNEDY MEETS HELEN KELLER

President Kennedy Meets Helen Keller (1961)

President John F. Kennedy meets Helen Keller

FLU EPIDEMIC HITS LONDON

Flu Epidemic Hits London (1970)

Large queues at chemist as Flu epidemic spreads.

GARDEN VILLAGE

Garden Village (1957)

A model village made to raise money for charity.

SUMMER! - SUNSHINE HOME

Summer! - Sunshine Home (1954)

Princess Margaret opens an home for blind babies in Southerndown.

MOTHERS AND CHILDREN

Mothers And Children (1957)

Deep freeze baby and mother in Leeds and blind parents take care of twins in...

BLIND FLYING

Blind Flying (1965)

New "automatic pilot" system being tested in Bedford.

OUT TAKES / CUTS FROM CP 534 - COCKLE FISHING, SNAIL EATING, BLIND FLYING

Out Takes / Cuts From Cp 534 - Cockle Fishing, Snail Eating, Blind Flying (1965)

Out takes...

CINEVIEWS IN BRIEF NO. 62

Cineviews In Brief No. 62 (1937)

Blind Viennese sculptor Berthold Ordner works in wire, gold and lace...

MARVEL IN MINIATURE - A MASTERPIECE IN MARBLE

Marvel In Miniature - A Masterpiece In Marble (1933)

Ornate Cathedral sculpture made from marble is...

FRENCH HONOUR BRAILLE

French Honour Braille (1952)

Louis Braille is re-interred in the Tomb of the Great in Paris.

ROYAL VISITS

Royal Visits (1951)

Princess Margaret sees Carlisle Festival Displays.

GUIDE DOG AT WEDDING

Guide Dog At Wedding (1951)

Pathe follows the wedding celebrations of a young blind woman helped by her...

BERLIN - WAR VETERANS OF MANY LANDS

Berlin - War Veterans Of Many Lands (1957)

International meeting of war veterans in Berlin.

NEWS FROM GERMANY INVALID CURLING & WINTER LODGING FOR SWANS

News From Germany Invalid Curling & Winter Lodging For Swans (1957)

German invalids find a sport...

BLIND MAN FARMS 50 ACRES

Blind Man Farms 50 Acres (1958)

Sam Taylor runs his large farm in Leicestershire - despite being...

BLIND GARDENER issue title - HATS OFF !

Blind Gardener Issue Title - Hats Off ! (1940)

Footage of blind gentleman at work in his garden.

ERIC WOODBURN

Eric Woodburn (1941)

Eric Woodburn plays Peeping Tom who goes blind after seeing Lady Godiva.

EYES

Eyes (1943)

Artificial eyes are made at the Ministry of Pensions Optical Depot in London.

BLIND SCHOOL

Blind School (1942)

Good item on a school for the blind at Worcester near Cape Town, South Africa.

WHITE CITY - THE MAN BEHIND THE HORSE SHOW

White City - The Man Behind The Horse Show (1955)

Colonel Michael Ansell, although blind,...

QUEEN IN THE WEST

Queen In The West (1962)

Queen Elizabeth II in Plymouth to open new Municipal Offices. Devon.

NEW 'EYES' FOR BLIND

New 'eyes' For Blind (1963)

A new sonic aid allows blind people to detect the distance of objects in...