Our story shows Lord Nuffield with the 'Lung' he is making. Together with its inventor,?
SLATE INFORMATION: Lord Nuffield Gives 'Lungs'
Lord Nuffield Gives 5,000 "Iron Lungs" to All Hospitals in Britain & Empire.
ENGLAND: Westminster: L.C.C. County Hall:
Dr. Toppings talks (not heard)
Lord Nuffield with Macintosh & Both with iron lung
Head CU of Nuffield... IN ROLL 7887
Semi view Nuffield talks.
Sound Effects. Nuffield says he hopes his gift will save many lives.
Westminster: L.C.C. County Hall:
Dr. Toppings talks / Dr. Topping with Dr. Henderson demonstrating 'Both' lung / bellows working / regulator on bellows pan up to gauge / hand into hole in side..pan to patient / Long view Girl in 'Jacket' type of lung / girl to bellows / girls in jacket / shows pressure on arm joint / shows pressure on neck
Sound Effects.Topping says that occasionally the respiratory muscles are effected by paralysis and artificial respiration is necessary, and that they have been experimenting with a jacket-type of respirator. He also explains the working of the respirators.
Gen. view Lord Mayor Treloar Cripples' Hospitals / Pan intr. of ward / Eric Marchant..cured of infantile paralysis...walk towards / Walking shot Eric pan to legs / Eric exercising in bath / Eric taking radiant heat treatment / little girl in bed / boy in bed / little girl in bed with doll
General view thru' arch & angle shot of statue of Bust of Sir William Treloar...founder of Home.
Medicine and Health; Children; Personalities - Inventors; Sir William Richard Morris, 1st Viscount Nuffield (1877-1963)
Background: Our story shows Lord Nuffield with the 'Lung' he is making. Together with its inventor, also pictures of how crippled kiddies are cured by it.