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  • Description

    American item about a wireless controlled car.

    Crowds of people walk alongside the car as it is demonstrated. The "car" is a small coffin-like contraption with wheels which is controlled (presumably) by someone in the car following it. The lid of the auto is opened to reveal its inner workings.

    C/U of the inventor sitting in a car directing the radio controlled car with a small control panel. A large crowd of spectators has gathered. Intertitle reads: "Isn't it cute...? But imagine the roads full of 'em!" L/S of the car being moved around.

    Was Pathe Pictorial item.

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  • Data

    Archive
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    Sound:
    Mute
    Media URN:
    14857
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Film ID:
    866.20
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration
    00:01:28:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:37:00:00 / 01:38:28:00
    Canister:
    EP 080
    Sort Number:
    EP 080
  • Appears in...

    Categories
    Entertainment & Humour Science & Technology
    WorkSpaces
    Strange Things Roads 1920s
  • Stills

    0:01 0:02 0:03 0:04

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