• Short Summary

    Footage of several new inventions to help office staff.

  • Description

    Note: The location of the events in this film are unknown.

    Full titles read: "OFFICE ROBOTS ! - Were not referring to the Staff, dear reader, were, merely demonstrating some novel machines from the recent Efficiency Exhibition, some of which may almost extinguish the usual office-boys duties !"

    M/S's of man introducing us to several new inventions to make office life easier. The first is a machine which is used for sealing envelopes. Other machines demonstrated are an envelope opener, a circular folder, a franking machine, and the "...world's biggest bookkeeping machine."

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    1028.13
    Media URN:
    36911
    Group:
    Pathetones
    Archive:
    British Pathe
    Issue Date:
    13/04/1931
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:02:40:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:32:17:00 / 01:34:57:00
    Canister:
    PT 055

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