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    Fires in the home - trailer.

    M/S of man filling pipe with tobacco. M/S of man tapping pipe against side of fire. The commentator says that this is the safe way to put out a pipe. M/S of man emptying lit pipe over wastepaper bin. M/Ss of the bin on fire. L/S of the burnt out remains of the room. Several shots showing people what else they should not do such as leaving lit pipe in jacket pocket and falling asleep with a lit cigarette. Shots of smoke pouring out of the window of house and building ablaze. The commentator says, "Carelessness with smoking materials is one of the most frequent course of fires in the home. They can bring with them terror and tragedy."

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    Archive
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    16/11/1950
    Sound:
    Sound
    Media URN:
    48888
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Film ID:
    1500.22
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration
    00:00:52:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:36:53:00 / 01:37:45:00
    Canister:
    50/92
    Sort Number:
    50/092
  • Appears in...

    Categories
    Religion & Politics
    WorkSpaces
    1950's House Moving Out
  • Stills

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

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