• Short Summary

    Texas fights against malaria.

  • Description

    Full title reads: "TEXAS".

    Texas, United States of America (USA).

    Several shots of the black workers spraying oil over water and clearing slums so the mosquitos, the main cause of malaria, cannot breed. This is part of the fight against malaria organised by Texas health authorities. Nurses leaving a building. A nurse taking blood from a man. She smears blood sample on a piece of glass for further analysis and writes something into a book. Nurses are informing county population and taking blood samples from those for whom they suspect have the illness.

    (LNER)

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    937.50
    Media URN:
    13954
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    04/11/1937
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:00:48:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:50:17:00 / 01:51:05:00
    Canister:
    37/88

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