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  • Description

    Thought to be Selected Originals from late 1940s material. 14/10/1946?

    Sweden. Swedish voiceovered newsreel material.

    Water diviners test their powers before sceptical scientists at Frescati, Sweden.

    M/S of men and women water diviners, forked rods in hands, walking along. Poplar trees can be seen in background. C/U of a diviner holding a twig which turns in his hands. C/U of 70 year old Anders Nerdlung, he gets a result as the rod twists in his hand. C/U of Elida Ohlson, marking the spot where her rod jumped in her hands. M/S of scientists writing in notebooks.

    Possibly connected with 46/82 - MD.

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  • Data

    Archive
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    14/10/1946
    Sound:
    Sound
    Media URN:
    60145
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Film ID:
    1536.38
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration
    00:00:33:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:40:54:00 / 01:41:27:00
    Canister:
    UNSO Reel 089 M
    Sort Number:
    UNSO 089 M
  • Appears in...

    Categories
    Science & Technology
  • Stills

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

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