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  • Short Summary

    New household and industrial gadgets on display at Engineering Exhibition at Horticultural Hall.

  • Description

    Unissued / unused material.

    Engineering Exhibition at Horticultural Hall, London (?). New inventions and devices on display.

    Various shots "Bendable Cast Iron" stall - attendant demonstrating to client. Various shots Sir James Helmore (Secretary to Ministry of Supply) testing out smoke detection apparatus - he smokes a cigarette near the machine, it put out with CO2 extinguisher. Various shots man demonstrating electric van shutter, which can be operated from cab. Various shots new automatic pruner. Pan around hall giving LS of stands (light very poor). Shots exhibition notice board, pan to people entering hall.

    Date dope sheet is 13/10/1953.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    2644.17
    Media URN:
    78728
    Group:
    Unissued unused
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    1953
    Sound:
    Mute
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:03:39:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:41:35:00 / 01:45:14:00
    Canister:
    UN 2561 F

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