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    Wood ousts petrol. Cars and lorries run on burnt-wood gas at a fifth the normal?

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    SLATE INFORMATION: These Novelties Make News;

    Pan. of signpost to back view of car. Long view car towards and stops. Semi view man walks to rear of car. Semi cu. opening rear shows burner etc. Semi view of man putting hand in and bringing out cinders. Semi view of emptying blocks out of sack Semi view engine CU. pan. from engine to pipe. Semi view of lorry. Angle shot of man climbing on truck. CU. emptying blocks into tank. Semi view of lights on boiler. Long view car moves off.

    USA: Missouri:
    Gen. view of man pulling plane out of hangar. Comparison shot of auto and plane. Back view of stabilizers. Semi cu. of designers of plane. Gen. view of men looking at plane. CU. intr. cabin pan. to prop. in motion. Gen. view of plane in air. 2 semi cus. of plane in air.

    Gen. view of R. Kearns, Mercia Hunt & Buster Crabbe. Semi view Hunt and Kearns riding. Gen. view of men riding in circle. CU. of peddling wheel. Front view of 2 men riding down avenue. Side view of 2 men riding bicycle. Side view of 2 bicycles. Gen. view of man on bicycle giving another man a lift.

    Inventions; Vehicles; France; Aviation; United States of America; Bizarre Items; Personalities - Performers;
    Background: Wood ousts petrol. Cars and lorries run on burnt-wood gas at a fifth the normal fuel cost. New plane for the million makes test Flight. Screen stars try out 'rhythm driven' bicycles.

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    Reuters - British Paramount Newsreel
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