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    Item title reads - This medicine packs a sting.

    Illertissen, Bavaria, Germany.

    Scenes from Europe's biggest bee keeping centre at Illertissen. Bee stings are used in cures for gout, sciatica and rheumatism. Various shots as man in protective clothing selects a bee as a specimen, with the aid of tweezers. The bee is pressed against specially treated paper and leaves its sting there. Various shots of German chemists testing liquids in test tubes etc. A girl packs phials of bee serum into small boxes. A chemist mixes ointment with the aid of a large machine. Another machine fills and packs ointment into tubes ready for use.

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    Archive
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    04/07/1946
    Sound:
    Sound
    Media URN:
    45679
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Film ID:
    1404.05
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration
    00:01:03:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:08:21:00 / 01:09:24:00
    Canister:
    46/53
    Sort Number:
    46/053
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    Categories
    Lifestyle & Culture
    WorkSpaces
    german medicine Pill - Medicine BIB-HISTORY OF HEALTH Amelie extra's (Ep.5) Medical Experiments
  • Stills

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

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