• Short Summary

    Clever typewriting invention enables disabled Nigel Harvey to type without using his hands.

  • Description

    Disabled typist uses new typewriter which doesn't require any hands.

    Worthing, Sussex.

    M/S of a lady attaching the plates and straps to disabled war veteran Nigel Harvey's legs and feet. C/U of his feet moving and working the long poles attached which bend over and tap the keyboard. C/U of keyboard on Corona typewriter as the poles strike the letters. C/U of his face. Various good shots as he types away with the new invention, using the gadget to tap the keys and move onto the next line.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    1605.26
    Media URN:
    51508
    Group:
    New pictorials
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    31/05/1954
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:00:58:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:48:02:00 / 01:49:00:00
    Canister:
    NP 507

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