• Short Summary

    MofI film urging parents to have their children immunised against diphtheria.

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    "MofI GOVERNMENT OFFICIAL"

    A man leaving hospital with very serious face. A young boy asks him the time and his face dissolves into serious of images from the past.

    Various shots of him, a young woman and a baby. Parents discuss whether to immunise the baby against diphtheria and keep putting it off. Last images are those of a doctor saying to parents 'We've done everything we can...'

    A man standing with watch in his hand. Superimposed letters read 'Diphtheria is Deadly'.

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    Film ID:
    1151.06
    Media URN:
    39902
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    12/04/1945
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:35:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:15:14:00 / 01:16:49:00
    Canister:
    45/30

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