• Short Summary

    New typing aid for disabled people demonstrated in Australia.

  • Description

    Sydney, Australia.

    Title reads 'Typing by Tube'.

    Various shots of Mr David Hyde at Prince Henry Hospital in Sydney seated in a wheelchair showing Australian disabled people his invention of control of equipment by blowing through a thin tube. He activates a typewriter and works a tape recorder and telephone just by blowing down this thin tube. CU. Tape deck turning. People looking on. CU. Typewriter at work. People looking on. Mr Hyde blowing the tube and tape recorder working. Patients trying out the tube - they are given the instructions how to blow. David Hyde puffing through his tube next to his machinery.

    (Comb. F/G).

    Date found in the old record - 22/10/1967.

  • Tags

  • Data

    Film ID:
    3227.22
    Media URN:
    71644
    Group:
    Unissued unused
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    1967
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:47:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:54:48:00 / 01:56:35:00
    Canister:
    UN 4323 B

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