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  • Short Summary

    Prediction that everyone will soon have their own plane rather than a car.

  • Description

    Intertitle predicts that the small "park in your Park" variety of aircraft will soon be with us in greater numbers.

    It suggests that we will park planes in front of our houses instead of cars in the future. M/S of a small biplane being manoeuvred along a suburban street to be parked outside a house. "Fill up your tank at the usual road station - " Plane pulls into a petrol station and attendant pumps petrol into the tank.

    "But, the future speed "Cop" will have to grow a pair of wings if he wants to catch this bird!" M/S of plane taxiing away from the camera and taking off. Motorcyclist races after it - as if trying to stop it for speeding.

    Was an item in Pathe Pictorial issue number 684.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    910.22
    Media URN:
    15370
    Group:
    Eve pictorials
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    11/05/1931
    Sound:
    Mute
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:35:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:48:50:00 / 01:50:25:00
    Canister:
    EP 172

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