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    Material related to newsreel story "US Rearmament in Full Blast" - 51/28.

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    Selected originals (offcuts, selected scenes, out-takes, rushes) for story "US Rearmament in Full Blast" - 51/28.

    United States of America (USA).

    Firestone Tire and Rubber Co., Akron, Ohio - 75 mm recoilless rifle factories.

    GV. Factory machine shop. CU. Boring gun barrel, & MS. & CU. GV. Machine shop - three shots. MS. Assembling the gun - two shots. MS. Inspecting the guns - four shots. MS. Packing finished guns - four shots.

    'General Patton' Tank Factory.

    GV. Factory workshop - two shots. MS. Tank being paint sprayed. MS. Lowering gun turret onto tank's body. MS. Tank's body on hoist. MS. Lowering engine into body - three shots. MS. Fitting track rollers - two shots. SCU. Fitting track - three shots.

    'Eager Beaver' Truck Factory.

    MS. Fitting wheels - two shots. MS. Woman working on radiator. MS. Building engine. MS. Assembling truck - lowering body and cabin onto chassis. MS. Turning chassis over. MS. Assembling. MS. Lowering body onto truck - two shots. MS. Truck being driven out of factory. CU. Tank track.

    More shots of production of weapons in all three factories, most similar to the rest.

    (Mute Red Master.)

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    Film ID:
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    Selected originals
    British Pathé
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    Black & White
    Time in/Out:
    01:45:54:00 / 01:51:21:00
    51/28 F (Selected Originals)

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