• Short Summary

    Footage of the inventor George Truro demonstrating his new fire proof suit.

  • Description

    Note: Location of events unknown.

    Full titles read: "A WORTH WHILE INVENTION"

    M/S of the inventor Mr Jack Truro wearing mask and suit that has been dipped in a special fluid designed to repel flames. L/Ss of Jack walking into a burning shed and walking out again unharmed. He then sits down in circle of fire. Several shots of the inventor in special fire proof suits he walks into the wreckage of a flaming aircraft and rescues a dummy. M/S of Jack smiling.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    1001.55
    Media URN:
    14124
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathe
    Issue Date:
    02/03/1939
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:06:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:53:46:00 / 01:54:52:00
    Canister:
    39/18

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