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    Selected originals (offcuts, selected scenes, out-takes, rushes) for story "Jet Rivals" 58/70.

    Mute material for newsreel story - lots of extra shots.

    Hatfield, Hertfordshire.
    SV Fitters working on De Havilland Comet IV jet airliner in hangar, CU Cockpit of Comet IV. CU Fitter working underneath plane. GV Wing of Comet IV, pan along the nose. CU The silencer on the Comet IV's engines. CU Plaque on engine reading "Rolls Royce". SV Person going up steps in to the Comet. GV Rear of Comet.

    SV Interior of Comet with passengers seated and stewardess attending them. CU Steward pouring out drinks while stewardess holds tray. CU Two women, one of which designed the decor. CU Lights in Comet, hand comes up to switch them on, pan down to woman. SV Pilot's cockpit, pan round the controls. CU Numerous dials and switches. CU Radio officer. CU Pilot. GV From pilot's port hole of ground whizzing by. SV From Comet port hole of the starboard wing and engine. CU Glass on arm of seat. CU Woman making up. SV Showing port wing and engine. GV of ground whizzing by. SV Pilot's cockpit. GV Ground whizzing by. SV Through port hole of starboard engine. CU Radio operator. (2 shots). CU Pilot. GV From port hole of starboard wing.

    SV Interior of Comet, with stewardess attending passengers. SV Two passengers, a stewardess comes along with a foot rest and puts it under one of the passenger's feet and then he lets the back of his chair down to make it a sleeping chair. CU The switch that lets the chair down hand comes over and presses it. GV Comet on runway, camera pans with it into BV. GV Comet coming to land, lands and camera pans along with it into BV. GV Comet on tarmac taxing. GV Comet coming into land. SV From porthole, Comet's port wing. SV Comet's starboard wing. (3 shots). GV Runway whizzing by Comet as it lands. CU Woman. CU Passengers coming down steps and out of Comet. GV Comet on tarmac. (Orig.Neg.)

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    British Pathé
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    Black & White
    Time in/Out:
    10:00:03:00 / 10:06:32:00
    58/70 C (Selected Originals)
    Sort Number:
    58/070 C
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    Travel & Exploration Trade & Industry
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    0:01 0:02 0:03 0:04

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