• Short Summary

    Footage of sock being treated in liquid rubber to prevent shrinkage. Welwyn Garden City.

  • Description

    Positised Socks, Welwyn Garden City in Hertfordshire.

    M/S and C/U Woman putting socks into large drum containing liquid rubber. M/S Man pours in positising agent woman puts lid on drum and starts to turn it. C/U Turning drum. M/S Drum stops, man opens top and woman takes out drain plug. C/U Fluid running out of drum. C/U Man taking socks away.

    M/S Puts socks in another type drum. C/U Switches on. C/U Drum starts to revolve. C/U Type watching, switches off and takes out socks. M/S Walks into drying room. M/S and C/U Hanging socks on rack. M/S Display window. C/U Showing difference between positised and normal. C/U Normal sock. C/U Two socks, one normal one positised - this prevents shrinkage.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    1385.16
    Media URN:
    45294
    Group:
    New pictorials
    Archive:
    British Pathe
    Issue Date:
    24/11/1952
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:24:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:26:51:00 / 01:28:15:00
    Canister:
    NP 428

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