• Short Summary

    Video Roll Title: Opel's Rocket car explodes: 37ft
    Rocket Car on Rails in Berlin


    (NOTE - Unclear how many rockets there are in the back of the machine)

  • Description

    SLATE INFORMATION

    CAPTION - AN EXPLODED THEORY - HERR OPEL BUILDS A CAR PROPELLED BY ROCKETS - THEY WERE GOOD ROCKETS BUT,ALAS THEY ALL WENT OFF
    TOGETHER

    Berlin, ,Germany) (probably summer of 1928)

    Close of inventor Herr Fritz von Opel putting rocket into the back of the car/ inventor and car on rails / Von Opel igniting vehicle/ back of car with rockets "sander" and " 3" on side of vehicle/ rockets exploding /cloud of smoke/ empty track

    CAPTION - AND THAT'S THAT

    Wreckage of the rocket car at side of track/ man looking at wreckage
    Background: Video Roll Title: Opel's Rocket car explodes: 37ft
    Rocket Car on Rails in Berlin

    (NOTE - Unclear how many rockets there are in the back of the machine)

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    VLVACL15QHAEIQ1VQWYJCYC9I8EIG
    Media URN:
    VLVACL15QHAEIQ1VQWYJCYC9I8EIG
    Group:
    Reuters - Gaumont Graphic Newsreel
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    01/01/1928
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:00:25:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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