• Short Summary

    A Zoology Professor called Metcalf at the University of Illinois claims to have discovered a new compound form of D.

  • Description

    1.
    SEVERAL SHOTS OF PLAN CROPLUSTING IN SOUTHERN COTTON FIELDS WHERE THEY STILL USE ORDINARY D.D.T.
    13 ft

    2.
    S/U BY REPORTER
    23 ft

    3.
    SCU PROF. METCALF TALKS
    47 ft

    4.
    VARIOUS LABORATORY SCENES
    65 ft

    5.
    CU LIQUID APPLIED TO LEAVES
    69 ft

    6.
    CU FISH IN TANK
    77 ft


    (Last shot to illustrate comments about possible development of new non-polluting form of potash.)




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    Script is copyright Reuters Limited. All rights reserved

    Background: A Zoology Professor called Metcalf at the University of Illinois claims to have discovered a new compound form of D.D.T. that is harmless to humans and animals, and that will break down readily without building up in the soil. The Professor talks to NBC Reporter Rebecca Bell in Champaign, Illinois.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    VLVA2WYQ021PVB07A8EWOSZ37G4OS
    Media URN:
    VLVA2WYQ021PVB07A8EWOSZ37G4OS
    Group:
    Reuters - Source to be Verified
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    01/01/1971
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Colour
    Duration:
    00:02:03:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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