Teenagers Train For Safe Driving 1959

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    Unissued / Unused material.

    Title - 'Teenagers steer toward safe driving'.

    Washington DC, United States of America (USA).

    LS White House through trees. Various shots President Dwight Eisenhower holding a National Safe Driving jacket and standing in middle of group of young men wearing same jackets. CU panning shot of the boys. CU badge on boy's coat 'National Safe Driving'.

    Various shots of car driving towards camera, written on the side is 'National Safe Driving Road-e-o', it drives between two obstacles. CU wheel of car as it moves slowly along. Various shots of the young men behind wheel demonstrating their driving skills. Two LS's of cars moving along road with Capitol in distance, it looks to have scaffolding round it.

    Cataloguer's note: American commentary.

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    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    1959
    Sound:
    Sound
    Media URN:
    80699
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Film ID:
    2740.13
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration
    00:00:57:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:23:38:00 / 01:24:35:00
    Canister:
    UN 3254 A
    Sort Number:
    UN 3254 A
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