• Short Summary

    Rollers and record player are used to send babies back to sleep.

  • Description

    Thought to be Selected Originals from late 1940s material.

    Title reads: "Good Night Nurse!" American voiceovered newsreel material.

    New York, United States of America (USA).

    MS Man and woman asleep in bed.

    CU Baby in cot crying.

    CU Mother rouses and puts hands out to bedside. CU Her hands turning on a switch.

    MS Mother turning over and going back to sleep while voice croons 'Rockabye baby' in background. CU Baby in cot which is being rocked automatically. He has stopped crying and is looking round for the voice.

    CU The gramophone playing record. CU The cot being rocked by rollers attached to wheels.

    CU The baby settling down to sleep again.

    CU The gramophone.

    CU The baby asleep again.

    CU Father, disturbed by noise, pulling bedclothes over head.

    Possibly connected with 49/43 - MD.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    Media URN:
    Unknown sel originals
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Black & White
    Time in/Out:
    01:11:31:00 / 01:12:31:00
    UNSO Reel 059 I

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