• Short Summary

    Ministry of Information public health trailer promoting diphtheria vaccinations.

  • Description

    Title reads: "M of I - Government Official".

    Ministry of Information public health trailer about diphtheria.

    Low angle shot clock ticking. Intertitle: "51, 163" (number of people who get diphtheria each year). MS children running through countryside. Picture of girl - animated diagrams demonstrate how diphtheria germs attack a child's body. Same picture - animated diagrams demonstrate how immunisation prevents the germs attacking. MS children in countryside.

    End title: "Have your child immunised at once - ask about it as at your school, clinic or council offices".

    NB: item originally part of Gazette issue 43/60.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    2915.25
    Media URN:
    84138
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    29/07/1943
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:25:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:38:37:00 / 01:40:02:00
    Canister:
    43/60 (TRAILERS)

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