• Short Summary

    Ministry of Information trailer on how to stop moths eating your clothes.

  • Description

    Title - 'M of I Government Official'.

    Ministry of Information public information trailer - War in the Wardrobe.

    Animated item showing a woman looking in horror at clothes full of holes. MS moths flying along, they look like wicked witches and plant their eggs in people's clothes. They hatch into horrible bugs and eat the clothes.

    MS showing ways to combat them, by letting air and light in, brushing and covering clothes and washing them thoroughly. CU dead moth.

    Cataloguer's note: item was originally part of Gazette issue 45/62

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    2917.13
    Media URN:
    84180
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    02/08/1945
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:22:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:17:44:00 / 01:19:06:00
    Canister:
    45/62 (TRAILERS)

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