• Short Summary

    Great story full of instructions - like - don't stand looking up at the sky - take cover!

  • Description

    Full title reads: "What To Do In An Air Raid".

    England.

    MS Family of three walking across their garden and going down into a shelter.

    MS and CU People in street looking skywards.

    MS People walking in orderly line into public shelter under the directions of an ARP (Air Raid Precautions) man.

    MS Man laying down in a ditch for cover.

    MS two boys carrying gas masks walk whom.

    Intertitle reads: "Admit passers by - They need shelter too".

    MS Pan with car driving off main road and parking in side road.

    Intertitle reads: "Switch off head lamps - leave only side & rear lamps".

    Good MS people walking in streets all carrying gas masks.

    CU Int. woman pulling black out curtains across window.

    CU People looking skywards.

    End title reads: "Take Cover".

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    1045.32
    Media URN:
    20822
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    30/05/1940
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:00:55:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:39:18:00 / 01:40:13:00
    Canister:
    40/44

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