• Short Summary

    Various tests on nylon fibre carpet on Gold Street, girls do the twist, VW van drives over it.

  • Description

    Gold Street, San Francisco, United States of America USA.

    American commentary, transcript on file.

    MS. Street sign "Gold" pan to two young men sweeping street. CU. Broom sweeping over name carved in paving stone Gold Street. VS. Men lay large carpet down length of Gold Street, it is being done to test the durability of the Nylon Fibre carpet. High angle shot, crowded street. MCU. Girls dressed scantily do the twist on the carpet. MS. A Volkswagen van is driven over the carpet. CU. Car tyre on carpet. MS. Road sweeper sweeping the carpet with bass broom. VS. People walking over carpet.

    (Comb.F.G.)

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    3064.08
    Media URN:
    86996
    Group:
    Unissued unused
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    1962
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:00:59:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:08:56:00 / 01:09:55:00
    Canister:
    UN 3656 K

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