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  • Short Summary

    Car bumpers are tested by men who drive cars into each other and a concrete pillar.

  • Description

    Story ostensibly about testing car bumpers.

    An open topped car is driven into the back of another car. Crowds watch as cars are driven into each other. Car is driven into a concrete pillar and the driver is thrown completely out of the car! Crowds gather around him. M/S of the driver holding the steering wheel of the car then sits on the bumper. Other men look on.

    Was an item in Pathe Pictorial issue number 625.

    Safety print and only - decomposition damage visible throughout.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    956.14
    Media URN:
    16943
    Group:
    Eve pictorials
    Archive:
    British Pathe
    Issue Date:
    24/03/1930
    Sound:
    Mute
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:00:52:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:30:53:00 / 01:31:45:00
    Canister:
    EP 146

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