• Short Summary

    Item asking Americans not to wear out their car tyres as rubber is needed for building planes.

  • Description

    Title reads: "Save Rubber Campaign".

    United States of America (USA).

    Various shots of car pulling up sharply and making black rubber skid marks on ground. Narrator explains this is bad as rubber in limited supply and skidding wears the treads and shortens the life of the tyre. More shots of things that waste rubber - under inflating tyres, riding onto curbs and on rough ground. Various C/Us of worn and torn tyres. Various shots of industrial process of making large tyres for Flying Fortresses aeroplanes. (Dublin reel).

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    1123.07
    Media URN:
    39121
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    11/08/1941
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:00:50:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:09:17:00 / 01:10:07:00
    Canister:
    41/64

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