• Short Summary

    A woman gives whistles out to old people to allow them call for help in emergencies.

  • Description

    Full title reads: "Teddington. Aged Can Call Help".

    Teddington, Middlesex.

    GV elderly people assembled in hall with Mrs Honey on stage talking to them. SV old age pensioners. GV Ditto with Mrs. Honey speaking from the stage. SV Mrs Honey handing out the whistles. SV Mrs Honey taking whistle from box and handing it somebody. CU old lady with whistle round her neck she puts whistle to her mouth.

    GV exterior the old people coming out of the hall. CU Mrs Honey putting whistle round old man's neck. CU the old man pan down to whistle.

    GV two school boys walking along road. CU interior old lady dusting. SV the two boys walking pass the woman's house they stop after hearing whistle and look round to try and see where it is coming from they point to the house and run up the path way. CU woman in house blowing her whistle. CU Ditto. SV the boys looking through window they move away from the house. GV decorators at work the boys run to them and explain what has happened. CU people standing in another doorway. SV the two decorators going to look through the window one of them opens the window and climbs in. SV the other decorater moving away form the window. SV telephone box the man runs up to it and goes inside. CU man on Phone for ambulance. GV ambulance coming down street. GV old lady being brought out of house on stretcher. CU the two boys. GV ambulance moving away.

    (Pathe Neg)

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    Media URN:
    Pathe newsreels
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Black & White
    Time in/Out:
    01:45:12:00 / 01:46:44:00

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