• Short Summary

    Car running on castor oil & wild geese keeper gets ready for Christmas.

  • Description

    Full title reads: "NEWS FROM U.S.A."

    United States of America (USA).

    Inventor Charles H. Vlackos, driving pertrolless car backwards and forwards - car runs on castor oil. Inventor inspecting tank filled with castor oil. Close up shot of pipes with hand showing direction in which oil runs. Close up shot of engine on other wheel. Hand pointing to engine. Inventor driving car backwards and then forwards. Towards and pan, inventor driving car along road.

    Paris, Texas.

    Field with wild geese circling above. Long shot of geese descending. Farmer and unofficial keeper of the gees, Mr Gambill distributing corn to geese. Close up shot of a goose pecking at corn on ground. Close up shot of another goose pecking on ground. Geese eating in field. Close up shot of farmer Gambill holding goose. Close up shot of goose in Gambill's arms pecking at his watch chain.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    1444.15
    Media URN:
    47232
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathe
    Issue Date:
    16/12/1948
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:00:56:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:22:16:00 / 01:23:12:00
    Canister:
    48/101

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