• Short Summary

    Road safety trailer for children.

  • Description

    Title reads: "M of I - Government Official".

    Ministry of Information public safety trailer - road sense for children.

    Group of boys walking through countryside, they stop at the curb. Boys look in both directions, the biggest boy sees a Leyland Titan D4 bus approaching and stops the others crossing. MS horse and delivery cart. The boys cross the road and enter a sweet shop.

    Intertitle reads: "At the kerb ... halt. Eyes ... right. Eyes ... left. Glance again ... right. If all clear ... quick march".

    Narration is told like a fantasy children's story.

    NB: item originally part of Gazette issue 45/010.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    2915.35
    Media URN:
    84148
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    01/02/1945
    Sound:
    sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:20:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:54:28:00 / 01:55:48:00
    Canister:
    45/10 (TRAILER)

Comments (2)

  1. jamied says

    "a bus approaching" - it's a Leyland Titan D4, Reg. No. DLU 832.

  2. British Pathé says

    Thanks.

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