• Short Summary

    Story showing the implications of picking up an unexploded bomb.

  • Description

    Title reads: "Dangerous Trophies - Unexploded bombs & ammunition".

    Ministry of Information Government official.

    Location unspecified.

    Two men on bicycles in the country. One finds an unexploded bomb (blind), picks it up and the other man warns him to leave it alone and inform the police, but the one with the bomb takes it home as a souvenir and explodes as he cycles off. Written messages appear 'Danger Don't Touch it' and then 'Don't Collect Dangerous Trophies - These Things Were Meant to Kill'.

    NB: item was originally part of Gazette issue 45/94.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    2919.27
    Media URN:
    84269
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    22/11/1945
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:02:26:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:40:25:00 / 01:42:51:00
    Canister:
    45/94 (TRAILERS)

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