• Short Summary

    A short trailer film about the use of fire guards to prevent children getting burned.

  • Description

    Thought to be Selected Originals from late 1940s material.

    A short trailer film about the use of fire guards to prevent children getting burned.

    CU a small kitten plays with a ball on a living room rug. (Very cute shot).

    CU a young boy plays with a ball in the same room.

    CU a baby plays with a pocket watch that is dangled in front of it.

    CU baby playing with toy.

    CU baby reaches out to touch woman's broach.

    CU one bar electric fire.

    CU flames.

    VS of children injured by burns from touching unguarded fires.

    CU flames.

    MS of open coal fire with metal guard around it.

    VS of gas, electrical and solid fuel fires all with guards.

    MS of boy playing with cat in front of safely guarded fire.

    Possibly in tin marked UNSO 41/42.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    1522.38
    Media URN:
    59801
    Group:
    Unknown sel originals
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:00:59:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:42:34:00 / 01:43:33:00
    Canister:
    UNSO Reel 041 G

Comments (1)

  1. jamied says

    This piece currently has no date range, but I think it could be fairly safely estimated to be from 1945-55?

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