Arctic Clothing 1951

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    Arctic clothing for airmen at Farnborough, Hampshire.

    M/S Airman donning arctic clothing and buttoning it. C/U Puts on face mask, pulls fur hat over head. L/S Another man adjusts clothing "guinea-pig" backs into icebox. M/S Inside icebox, as "guinea-pig" goes in, shuts door and puts on lock. M/S Outside, man adjusting temperature. C/U Dials, man checking. M/S Man checking thermometer.

    C/U Thermometer. M/S Officer looking through glass panel. C/U "guinea-pig" inside, looking at hanging thermometer. M/S He turns round and sits down at steering wheel. C/U Cameraman shooting. M/S "guinea-pig" sitting at desk, writing. M/S Officer outside, speaking through intercom to "guinea-pig". C/U "guinea-pig". M/S Officers opens door "guinea-pig" comes out and pushes back fur hat.

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    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    26/02/1951
    Sound:
    Sound
    Media URN:
    45145
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Film ID:
    1379.28
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration
    00:01:01:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:45:15:00 / 01:46:16:00
    Canister:
    NP 337
    Sort Number:
    NP 337
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