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    Saltdean, East Sussex.

    A racing car leaves a garage, driven by a man (Allan Brown?). He is followed by 5-year-old Jane Chase in a tiny racing car. She pulls up beside a mechanic who adjusts something in the car, then she drives off.

    Jane is then lifted out of the car by a Allan Brown and 3-year-old John Chase is put into the driving seat. He is shown how to work the controls then drives about. Jane watches. Commentator says "She's picking up a few tips from John".

    Cataloguer's note: in spite of commentator's remark, it is plain to see that Jane can drive perfectly well on her own, and I think this story should have been called 'Girl Driver'!

    Cutting on file calls 3-year-old boy Nicholas Chase, not John.

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    Archive
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    06/07/1953
    Sound:
    Sound
    Media URN:
    44134
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Film ID:
    1337.04
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration
    00:01:19:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:03:39:00 / 01:04:58:00
    Canister:
    NP 460
    Sort Number:
    NP 460
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    Categories
    Sport & Leisure Lifestyle & Culture
    WorkSpaces
    children
  • Stills

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

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