• Short Summary

    small engine that attaches to back wheel of ordinary bicycle. London.

  • Description

    Cycle master mini motor, Hayes, London.

    M/S man showing girl how to fill cycle with petrol. C/U Wheel, man takes cap off petrol tank. M/S he gives girl piston, she inspects, he starts to put cover back on clutch. C/U Piston in hand, girl passes it out of picture. C/U girl hands piston back to man who puts it in his pocket. C/U Man fitting cover back on cycle. C/U Girl's head. M/S pouring petrol into tank from bottle. C/U Petrol going into tank, man puts cap on tank.

    M/S Man and girl stand up, man shows girl handle bar control. C/U Hand pulling clutch lever. C/U girl nodding. M/S Man pushes cycle forward, girl walks round mounts and cycles out of picture. C/U Man watching her go. C/U Street, scene, girl Auto-cycles towards camera passing pedestrians C/U three men crossing road turn to look at girl auto cycling past. M/S L/S girl cycling along country lane, camera overtakes her.

  • Tags

  • Data

    Film ID:
    1377.12
    Media URN:
    45072
    Group:
    New pictorials
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    28/08/1950
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:13:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:20:02:00 / 01:21:15:00
    Canister:
    NP 311

Comments (0)

We always welcome comments and more information about our films.
All posts are reactively checked. Libellous and abusive comments are forbidden.

Add your comment