• Short Summary

    METAL 'MAN' MAKES BOW Talking robot perfected. English inventor bandies words with his mechanical marvel?

  • Description

    SLATE INFORMATION

    New York, U.S.: Intr shots in room. Gen. view of men standing beside Robot seated on chair. CU. of man talking to Robot, Robot stands up. Gen. view of man beside Robot, Robot lifts arm and fires, pistol. CU. of man and Robot talking. CU. of Robot talking.

    Sound Effects: Man says that the chief feature of this Robot is that it is entirely controlled by the Human voice. Man tells Robot to wake up, and to fire pistol. Man asks Robot how tall he is. Robot replies that is 6ft, & that he weighs a ton. Robot says that he would like to get married.

    Inventions; Science and Technology; United States of America
    Background: METAL 'MAN' MAKES BOW Talking robot perfected. English inventor bandies words with his mechanical marvel which took twenty years to make.

    ( NOTE possibly 'Alpha' the robot and inventor/ performer ? " Professor " H May )

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    VLVABPDKSD2W5PCRYGI34SH1LDNV8
    Media URN:
    VLVABPDKSD2W5PCRYGI34SH1LDNV8
    Group:
    Reuters - British Paramount Newsreel
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    08/11/1934
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:10:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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