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    Factory Clothes, London.

    M/S Man steps through curtains wearing bulbous type glass helmet and protective suit. L/S Same man parading on a platform in front of a technical audience. M/S. The helmet - tilt down to his feet, all encased in the thick suiting. M/S Audience looking on. M/S Another model wearing white overall places on a pair of goggles and parades in front of the audience. C/U Two people looking on. M/S Girl wearing white overall and cap steps through the curtain, and turn in front of camera. M/S Another girl standing in front of mirror putting on peaked cap with a special protective covering for the hair.

    M/S. Another girl wearing white overalls putting on curved face protectors of the type sometimes used in welding. C/U Man in audience looking on. M/S Man in silvery coloured suit, parades in front of the audience. C/U Two men in the audience. L/S Another man in white suit with black knee-boots, he carries a cylinder on his back and puts on a helmet. (Breathing apparatus). M/S Detaches an instrument which he carries on the front of his suit and takes a reading.

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    British Pathé
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    Available on request
    Film ID:
    Black & White
    Time in/Out:
    01:05:26:00 / 01:06:43:00
    NP 452
    Sort Number:
    NP 452
  • Appears in...

    Fashion & Music Lifestyle & Culture Trade & Industry
    50's Fashion
  • Stills

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

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