Glass 1933

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    Note: Location of the events unknown

    Full titles read: "GLASS - With Care !"

    M/S from inside a glass factory, of workman pulling molten glass out of a furnace on the end of a blow pipe. L/S's of the glass being moulded into shape to make a jar. The narrator informs us that "the process is one of almost continuous movement.". L/S's of the glass being spun around. L/S of the glass being placed back in the oven.

    M/S of the workman blowing down the pipe to expand the pipe. Several more shots of the jar being made. After the main jar shape is complete it is again "subjected to the furnace in order to make it pliable to work upon it." M/S of blob of molten glass being added to the side of the jar, stretched and then reattached in a loop to form the handle.

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    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    02/01/1933
    Sound:
    Sound
    Media URN:
    37373
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Film ID:
    1068.28
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration
    00:01:47:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:51:17:00 / 01:53:04:00
    Canister:
    PT 145
    Sort Number:
    PT 145
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