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  • Short Summary

    Ministry of Information trailer about bicycle tyres.

  • Description

    Title - 'M of I Government Official'.

    Ministry of Information public information trailer - Cycle tyres.

    Location of events unknown.

    MS man kissing his wife goodbye and running to his bicycle. CU showing tyres are flat, he turns bike upside down. MS as transparent image of himself appears, presumably this is his 'conscience'. MS as it speaks to him. MS little boy coming out of house, they have conversation. MS man's conscience still talking to him.

    MS little boy bringing out bowl, which man pushes aside. MS man pumping up his tyres with hand pump. CU conscience still talking. MS man pricking his thumb. MS man getting on bike and cycling off. CU tyres going down again. MS man sitting on pavement next to conscience.

    Title - 'Bicycle tyres will serve you right if you serve them right'.

    Cataloguer's note: item was originally part of Gazette issue 45/22.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    2917.03
    Media URN:
    84170
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    15/03/1945
    Sound:
    Mute
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:25:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:02:42:00 / 01:04:07:00
    Canister:
    45/22 (TRAILERS)

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