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  • Short Summary

    Italian firemen show off a canister which covers flames with powder.

  • Description

    Full title reads: "Anti-Fire Bombs. Successful demonstration in Rome".

    Rome, Italy.

    Italian firemen demonstrate a new device. It appears to be a canister which explodes when heated and covers the flames with powder. They show off how it works by lowering it into a burning oil barrel and putting it into burning sheds. A crowd are watching the demonstration of the new invention.

    N.B. Item found in Unidentified Gazettes reel.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    2745.26
    Media URN:
    80850
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    1930 - 1939
    Sound:
    Mute
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:00:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:30:27:00 / 01:31:27:00
    Canister:
    UNI GAZ ROLL 38

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