• Short Summary

    Look at history of razors + microscope shots of man's chin before and after shaving.

  • Description

    Razors, London.

    Extreme CU bristles on man's chin. MS man sitting in front of microscope on a tripod, scientist Edgar Herman looks through microscope lens. Edgar passes the man a series of antique razors to try out, they are from Roman era, Medieval China and Shakespearean German cut-throat razors. Various shots modern disposable razors and electric razors. Man tries out electric razor. Extreme CU (through microscope) of man's chin showing smooth bit where he has shaved.

    Note: picture slips at some points on version transferred on PM3398.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    3398.30
    Media URN:
    92539
    Group:
    New pictorials
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    02/07/1951
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:49:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:52:05:00 / 01:53:54:00
    Canister:
    NP 355

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