• Short Summary

    Bizarre item about strange impractical inventions.

  • Description

    Note: Probably filmed in the Pathe Studio

    C/U of a man dressed as a 'crazy professor'. The commentator with the aid of several diagrams shows some of his bizarre inventions which include a rubber shelter that deflects bombs, a large magnet that pulls the bombs into the River Thames and bomb that sounds the all clear siren as it drops on Germany. The professor then demonstrates his new inventions which sends out an electric pulse on German soldier, this promptly been missing

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    1298.16
    Media URN:
    43064
    Group:
    New sound pictorials
    Archive:
    British Pathe
    Issue Date:
    26/12/1940
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:27:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:27:46:00 / 01:29:13:00
    Canister:
    NSP 247

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