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    New hand protection cream.

    Innoxa Laboratory, London.

    M/S of a scientist in Innoxa laboratory putting ointment on hands and rubbing it in. He picks up bottle of engine oil, pours onto his hands and rubs well in. M/S as he puts hand in bowl of water, the oil comes off and he shakes his hands. The cream acts as a barrier and helps those with dermatitis. M/S as he takes his hands (now clean) out of bowl and wipes on towel. M/S as he finishes wiping hands and walks to bench. C/U of his face. C/U as he puts tar on finger with stick, then puts finger in jug of water. The tar comes off and finger comes out of tube, quite clean. M/S as he dries his hands, rubs in more ointment, and takes a piece of zinc from bench and bends it. He puts it in a bowl of spirits of salts where it fizzes. He puts his hands in but they are fine.

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    British Pathé
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    Available on request
    Film ID:
    Black & White
    Time in/Out:
    01:06:04:00 / 01:07:39:00
    NP 310
    Sort Number:
    NP 310
  • Appears in...

    Science & Technology
    Laboratories Laboratories Men in Lab Coats 1940s Laboratories
  • Stills

    0:01 0:02 0:03 0:04

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