• Short Summary

    Trailer film calling for people to join the Civil Defence.

  • Description

    Civil Defence Corps - trailer.

    L/S of woman going upstairs to bed. She calls down to remind her husband to lock up before he goes to bed. The man gets up and walks forward towards the door. C/Us of mans hand locking four locks on the door. The commentator says, ".. Our three nation has three safeguards against attack. The Navy, the Army and the Air Force. We must have a fourth security - Civil Defence."

    The commentator calls for members of the public to join up and become Air Raid Wardens, rescue workers, ambulance drivers, rescue workers and pioneers. Various library shots of these people performing these jobs.

    Cataloguer's note: Nice item.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    1492.06
    Media URN:
    48640
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathe
    Issue Date:
    16/10/1950
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:00:58:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:07:36:00 / 01:08:34:00
    Canister:
    50/83

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