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  • Short Summary

    A demonstration of a new safety device for bike - lowerable stabiliser wheels.

  • Description

    Full title reads: "Safety For Cyclists. Latest device demonstrated in Whitehall Gardens".

    London.

    Various shots of a man demonstrating a new safety device for bicycles. When breaking he pulls a lever which lowers small stabilising wheels to help keep the bike upright. He demonstrates the extra stability of the bike by standing up on the seat and the crossbar and lighting up a cigarette. More shots of him showing off his invention.

    N.B. Item found in Unidentified Gazettes reel.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    2961.50
    Media URN:
    85160
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    1930 - 1939
    Sound:
    Mute
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:45:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:55:06:00 / 01:56:51:00
    Canister:
    UNI GAZ ROLL 29

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