• Short Summary

    News in flashes - new car safety belts, and Jane Russell on I.C.E.M. work in Naples.

  • Description

    Item title reads - News in flashes.

    Various locations.

    Safety strap demonstration in Regent's Park. London. M/S man strapped into seat. L/S crowds around marquee. M/S racing driver Jack Brabham making speech. M/S car coming towards camera with a dummy sitting beside the driver, car brakes hard and comes to a stop in front of camera, dummy hits head on windscreen. M/S crowd. M/S car coming towards camera. M/S head on, car stops in front of camera and the dummy bangs his head. M/S Jack Brabham and singer Ann (Anne ?) Shelton in car. Various shots as Miss Shelton fixes one of the new type seat belts. C/U Brabham fixing belt. M/S showing belt harness fixed to the floor. Various shots as the car drives forward and comes to a halt, the safety belts stop them hitting their heads.

    Naples, Italy. M/S film star Jane Russell making speech, she is sat next to eleven year old Andrejs Suritis who is the millionth migrant under the I.C.E.M. (Intergovernmental Committee for European Migration) scheme. M/S officials of the committee. C/U Jane handing Andrejs his immigration papers. M/S Jane and Andrejs. C/U immigration papers. M/S airport building, pan to Jane and Andrejs as they walk along. M/S police. M/S Andrejs being presented with a model aeroplane by a stewardess, Jane is in the background. C/U Andrejs.

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    Film ID:
    Media URN:
    Pathe newsreels
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Black & White
    Time in/Out:
    01:24:10:00 / 01:25:10:00

Comments (1)

  1. Unknown user says

    "Ann (Anne ?) Shelton" - it's Anne Shelton.

    "car stops in front of camera" - it's a Ford Prefect 100E.

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