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    Full title reads: "America - THE SKY "PULLMAN" - with sleeping berths complete - makes first journey."

    United States of America (USA).

    Plane in flight - this is the first converted 'sleep-up' plane - line is open between Dallas and the West Coast of America.

    Inside of the plane - cabins. Plane is divided in small compartments - two can sit opposite to each other in one of those. Steward is seen serving a couple in one of the compartments. Woman eating sandwich.

    Steward making beds - one bed is made of the seats and the other is pulled off the wall on top of the first one - like a train. One of the passengers is having a drink. Several shots of the people in beds pulling curtains (like in sleeping cars).

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  • Data

    Archive
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    16/04/1934
    Sound:
    Sound
    Media URN:
    9588
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Film ID:
    785.06
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration
    00:00:48:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:07:39:00 / 01:08:27:00
    Canister:
    34/31
    Sort Number:
    34/031
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