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    Pistols.

    A look at pistols through the ages.

    C/U of a 300 year old pistol flintlock, M/S of a blunderbuss which also has a dagger that springs out. M/S of a hunting sword combined with a pistol, M/S as it is fired. M/S of weapon loaded with ramrod. M/S of double-barrelled pistol turned by hand. M/S of 6 shooter from 1785 which also had to be turned by hand. M/S of automatic revolving barrels from 60 years later. M/S of cameraman filming it as it is fired.

    M/S of tiny pistol made for King George IV. M/S of double-barrelled pistol which could be split to make two separate weapons. M/S as Keith Neil, gun expert, attaches a butt to a pistol to make it into a gun. C/U's of tiny pistol used by women. M/S comparing Italian flintlock with modern automatic pistol which is fired.

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  • Data

    Archive
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    10/06/1937
    Sound:
    Sound
    Media URN:
    41972
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Film ID:
    1238.21
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration
    00:02:25:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:25:58:00 / 01:28:23:00
    Canister:
    NSP 63
    Sort Number:
    NSP 063
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    Categories
    Sport & Leisure Lifestyle & Culture
  • Stills

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

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