Italian newsreel item about an injection given to dead animals for preservation purposes.
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Stone like animals. Italy.
Italian scientists have discovered a substance that when injected into an animal within 24hrs. of its death, gives it a stone like state in which it can be preserved. C/U a human skull. M/S a guinea pig being injected. C/U rabbits, lizards and fish after injection has taken effect. C/U a pile of horse shoes. M/S and C/U Doctor Francesco Paga, a chemist who made the discovery being interviewed.
Cataloguer's note: Italian newsreel item.