• Short Summary

    Mr Batley demonstrated typesetting machine. He reproduces pictures of Herbert Morrison and the Royal Family.

  • Description

    Mono Type Portraits. Part of DOTS AND SPOTS issue.

    Clapham, London.

    Various shots of Mr Batley demonstrating how a photograph is reproduced in print. He uses a special Monotype typesetting machine. The machine recreates the photo in dots, mechanically creating a printing block. Various shots of portraits of Herbert Morrison (referred to in commentary as head of the LCC) and the Royal Family being printed from a completed block.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    1276.18
    Media URN:
    42684
    Group:
    New sound pictorials
    Archive:
    British Pathe
    Issue Date:
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:44:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:31:13:00 / 01:32:57:00
    Canister:
    NSP 175

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