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  • Short Summary

    New spray makes clothing impervious to water.

  • Description

    Thought to be Selected Originals from late 1940s material.

    United States America (USA).

    Two women in identical dresses (Millie & Tillie) being sprayed with aqua-proof spray. Millie and Tillie being sprayed with garden hose. Nozzle of spray splashing backside of one of the women. Millie and Tillie standing after 'shower' - Tillie is wet, Millie stays dry thanks to aqua-proof. Close up shot of one of Tillie brushing hair with hands, tilt to waist showing wet dress. Tillie and Millie showing dresses - one wet and the other dry.

    Close up shot of a man spraying aqua-proof on shoes. Close up shot of feet stepping into pan of water - feet stay dry, claims voiceover.

    Close up shot of a man drinking glass of beer - he pours beer down tie and suit - stays dry.

    Possibly connected with 48/50 - MD.

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    Film ID:
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    Unknown sel originals
    British Pathé
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    Available on request
    Black & White
    Time in/Out:
    01:53:03:00 / 01:53:45:00
    UNSO Reel 031 F

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