Powder Puffs Out Fire 1963

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    Item title reads - Powder puffs out fire.

    Hedel, Holland.

    M/S's fire burning fiercely in an oil store. M/S firemen running hose out. C/U man pressing lever. Various shots as firemen spray powder over the fire. C/U as man presses another lever. M/S as powder is blown over the fire. L/S crowd watching. M/S as the last bit of fire is put out by the powder. C/U couple watching. M/S of the firemen standing around the oil tanks which were burning.

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    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    25/07/1963
    Sound:
    Sound
    Media URN:
    54739
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Film ID:
    1772.16
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration
    00:00:40:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:22:41:00 / 01:23:21:00
    Canister:
    63/60
    Sort Number:
    63/060
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