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    London. "Eve isn't the only one to do a little spring-cleaning. Even statues have to be attended to in these days of smoke laden City air." M/S of a statue of a woman outside a building with an ornate entrance.

    "In this new patent process, steel brushes, revolving at high speed, scour off the grime..." C/U of a statue of a lion being cleaned with this special tool. C/U of the lion's paw being cleaned. C/U of the machinery attached to the cleaning device. C/U of paw being scrubbed. "...and a gentleman with a spray (not a duster) finishes off the rest." C/U of man spraying the lion clean. C/U of the spray gun being used. C/U of the statue - nice and clean!

    Was an item in Eve's Film Review issue number 639.

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    Archive
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    07/09/1933
    Sound:
    Mute
    Media URN:
    17680
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Film ID:
    982.03
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration
    00:01:51:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:04:38:00 / 01:06:29:00
    Canister:
    EP 268
    Sort Number:
    EP 268
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    Categories
    Science & Technology
  • Stills

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

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