The Kerb Step 1930

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No title. An early road safety item! Forerunner of the Green Cross Code! Introductory intertitle reads: "The toll of the road goes on - through lack of a moment's thought! "Then 'the kerb step' is the best way to safety first - but don't do it like this" said Bobby Howes, the famous Star from "Mr. Cinders."

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Cataloguer:
Jenny
Stock:
Black & White
Sound:
Mute
Media URN:
15415
Sort Number:
EP 181
Time in/Out:
01:43:43:00 / 01:45:52:00
Canister:
EP 181
Film ID:
914.17
Issue Date:
06/02/1930

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