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  • Short Summary

    Various shots of women copy typists competing on Olivetti typewriters for the fastest speed.

  • Description

    Unused / unissued material - dates and locations may be unclear / unknown.

    Viareggio, Italy.

    MS Row of typists start typing on modern Olivetti machines, takeing part in the Italian typist championship contest. MS High shot, several rows of typists copy typing. MS Typists, one young woman tears the sheet of paper out of her machine. MS High shot, pan across typists. CU Various shots of hands typing, machines etc. (9 shots). LS High shot, as typists all finish in unison and raise their hands. MS The winner of the competition being congratulated.

    Note: Date on original paperwork reads: 24/09/1949.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    2519.16
    Media URN:
    67995
    Group:
    Unissued unused
    Archive:
    British Pathe
    Issue Date:
    Sound:
    Mute
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:00:43:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:27:21:00 / 01:28:04:00
    Canister:
    UN 2184 H

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