• Short Summary

    Footage of new life-belt being demonstrated by its inventor Henry Lawrence in London.

  • Description

    Full titles read: "NEW LIFE-BELT DEMONSTRATION"

    M/S and C/U of inventor Henry Lawrence holding his new life-belt. Various shots of life-belt being demonstrated on the Serpentine, London. It contains its own supply of food (even a bottle of brandy !) and fresh water as well as flares and smoke signals.

    Original negative exists.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    1023.49
    Media URN:
    20384
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    12/10/1939
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:13:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:48:27:00 / 01:49:40:00
    Canister:
    39/80

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