• Short Summary

    Home Secretary Sir John Gilmour opens a new laboratory at Hendon Police College. Greater London.

  • Description

    Item title reads - Burglars beware. Sir John Gilmour opens new laboratory at Police College, Hendon.

    Greater London.

    M/S of London's Police Chief, Lord Trenchard, stood with Home Secretary Sir John Gilmour. M/S of Gilmour on a platform with other officials who applaud. M/S as he makes a speech about the new laboratory he is opening to help in the fight against crime. C/U of Trenchard listening. Various shots of the laboratory and instruments with microscopes etc. C/U of Gilmour declaring the laboratory open. M/S of a scientist doing tests. M/S of a finger pointing to two microscopes, a voice says they are ready to compare the grooves in different bullets.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    823.08
    Media URN:
    11004
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    15/04/1935
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:17:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:12:31:00 / 01:13:48:00
    Canister:
    35/30

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