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  • Short Summary

    We see Ford's "Flying Bedstead" car as it leaps 38 feet in the air and creates a world record.

  • Description

    Item title reads - "Ford" stories are innumerable but this one is true. Famous Flying Bedstead leaps 38 feet - making World's record. USA.

    The car drives past the ramp, then approaches it again, drives up and lands on the other side. We see men measuring the ramp afterwards. M/S of the driver in the car with other men standing round.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    238.34
    Media URN:
    22388
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    21/07/1921
    Sound:
    Silent
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:00:48:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:41:15:00 / 01:42:03:00
    Canister:
    G 791

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