• Short Summary

    Electric shoe cleaner, hat fashions from Rome, and a massive plane from America.

  • Description

    Full title reads: "One Minute News".

    Thornton Heath, Surrey. - Invention of an Electric Home Help machine.
    MV Man & woman in kitchen. Man cleaning shoes. SV Man cleaning shoe. MV Elev. 'Polivac' home help machine. SV Brushes on rack of machine. SV Man takes brush from rack, places spindle and commences to polish shoe. CU Man polishing shoe. CU The inventor - Mr Glauser. SV Sharpening knife. CU Sharpening knife & man polishing. CU Mr Glauser CU Polishing glass. MV Placing pot-cleaning brush on spindle. CU Polishing inside of saucepan. CU Glauser. CU Polishing outside of saucepan, tilts bottom into camera showing clean surface.

    Excelsior Hotel, Rome, Italy. Carnival of hats and headdresses.
    GV Crowded ballroom. LV People sitting around table. SV Sir Victor & Lady Mallet, British Ambassador, sitting at table. MV Man & girl dancing in crowd. Girl wearing feathered head dress. CU Couple dancing Girl wearing feathered head dress. SV Couple dancing. Girl wearing mantilla. SV Couple dancing. Woman wearing two feathered birds in hair. SV Woman wearing feathered head dress. SV Two women sitting at table. One wearing feathers. CU Woman wearing bunch of twigs with pearls. SV Girl wearing feathered hat. SV 2 women & man. Woman in centre in feathered head dress starting from peaked forehead. CU Woman wearing satin hat with feathers. SV Winner gets prize.

    Alameda, United States of America (USA). 92 ton air plane is demonstrated.
    LS Lockheed Constitution aircraft banking at end of runway and coming for the touch down. LV queue of people waiting to board plane. LV From under wing of people going aboard. SV Back view of pilot at controls zoom forward to people looking on see through windscreen. (Moffat Field) LV Constitution taking off assisted by Jato rockets, and climbing steeply. GV Int. of aircraft. SV Man climbing stairway. MV People emerging from stairway on upper deck. GV Engineers panels. Engineer with hands on throttle. SV Back view of pilot at his panels. CU Engines. LV Constitution in flight escorted by fighters.

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    Film ID:
    Media URN:
    Pathe newsreels
    British Pathé
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    Available on request
    Black & White
    Time in/Out:
    01:29:56:00 / 01:32:23:00

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