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  • Short Summary

    A new small taxi is to be introduced in London.

  • Description

    Item title reads: " 'Jixi' sir?' First of fleet of 2-seater cheap-fare taxis destined for London."

    Weybridge, Surrey

    M/S taxi cabby opens the rear door of a vehicle for a balding man and a woman. The cab leaves though a factory gate drives along a street with horses, carts and cyclists. It's quite small and painted in two tone. It leaves with a cloud of exhaust.

    Note: Did anyone complain about pollution from cars in 1927?

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    676.03
    Media URN:
    32847
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    04/04/1927
    Sound:
    Silent
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:00:57:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:04:21:00 / 01:05:18:00
    Canister:
    G 1386

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