• Short Summary

    A MEDICAL SLIDE RULE - A METHOD OF DIAGNOSING ILLNESS.

    FULL STORY FROM SCRIPT AND NEWSPAPER?

  • Description


    'Patient' enters 'doctor's' surgery and is asked about his complaint.



    The 'Doctor' asks to examine him. (N.B. Patient couldn't be filmed being examined as its against medical practice. This came from the actual doctor)



    Zoom to the clock taking up time for the examination.



    Various close ups of the Medical slide rule called a Logoscope and 'Doctor' and Patient.




    Initials



    Script is copyright Reuters Limited. All rights reserved

    Background: A MEDICAL SLIDE RULE - A METHOD OF DIAGNOSING ILLNESS.

    FULL STORY FROM SCRIPT AND NEWSPAPER CUTTING ENCLOSED.

    The 'Doctor' and 'patient' were an only acting the parts.

    Bringing the chessman into it was the idea of the doctors and was shot to keep him happy.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    VLVA9UDVHNUCDHXLTJNM15MHD59D4
    Media URN:
    VLVA9UDVHNUCDHXLTJNM15MHD59D4
    Group:
    Reuters - Source to be Verified
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    01/01/1959
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:06:12:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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