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  • Description

    United States of America.

    Full titles read: "High speed tappers show off the gentle art of super key pushing."

    L/S of numerous typists sitting next to each other taking part in a typing competition. A whistle is blow to mark the start of the competition. Several shots of the competitors tapping furiously at the keyboard.

    Intertitle reads: "But, when 1880 meets 1930 !"

    M/S of an old man sitting next to women typist. He turns to the women and says, "I'll show you how we did it in 1880." She replies "And I'll show you how we do it in 1930." The two typists start tapping away.

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  • Data

    Archive
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    27/10/1930
    Sound:
    Sound
    Media URN:
    36815
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Film ID:
    1018.22
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration
    00:00:59:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:57:32:00 / 01:58:31:00
    Canister:
    PT 031
    Sort Number:
    PT 031
  • Appears in...

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    Temporary workspace: 26.3.2010 14:10 old footage
  • Stills

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

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