• Short Summary

    The sound effects girls at work during studio broadcast of the "Dick Barton" radio show.

  • Description

    Issue title is PATHE PICTORIAL LOOKS AT YOUTH.

    Broadcasting House, London.

    Various shots of the "Dick Barton" radio show being broadcast from studio. The actors, including Noel Johnson who plays Dick, are huddled around a microphone. Various shots showing junior radio engineers Antonia Madden (aged 18) and Sheila Blower (aged 19) at work. Antonia is in charge of sound effects: she splashes water in bucket, slams a car door and runs on a plank of wood. Sheila is in charge of special effects records - she rushes about studio putting on discs and twiddling knobs.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    1239.22
    Media URN:
    33983
    Group:
    New pictorials
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    30/06/1947
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:00:52:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:39:05:00 / 01:39:57:00
    Canister:
    NP 146

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