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  • Description

    Title reads: "M of I - Government Official".

    Ministry of Information trailer encouraging drivers to take care of their vehicle tyres.

    Comedy sketch: eccentric man with large cap and obviously fake moustache is driving a truck recklessly along street, next to him sits his young assistant. A policeman stops the truck and tells off the eccentric driver. The copper then makes an inspection of the truck's tyres - he tells the driver that due to his dangerous driving his tyres have become worn. The policeman asks for the man's driving licence and rips it up.

    Title reads: "Rubber is scarce - take care of your tyres".

    NB: item is part of Gazette issue 43/40.

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  • Data

    Archive
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    20/05/1943
    Sound:
    Sound
    Media URN:
    84133
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Film ID:
    2915.20
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration
    00:01:23:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:31:02:00 / 01:32:25:00
    Canister:
    43/40 (TRAILERS)
    Sort Number:
    43/040 (TRAILERS)
  • Appears in...

    Categories
    Lifestyle & Culture War & Revolution
  • Stills

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

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