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    Item about blind man Robert Jones building model aircraft in Brighton, Sussex.

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    Blind Aero Modeller, Brighton, Sussex.

    CU Plans, hands checking small piece of aircraft for scale. L/S Room, designer Robert Jones sitting in chair with plane on lap, wife (?) leads designer to table. C/U Hands on plan with parts of aircraft. M/S Designer working at table. CU. Hands fashioning piece of wood. C/U Hands fitting pin to piece of wood. M/S Working at table, son (?) looking at plane.

    C/U Son's hands holding finished aircraft. C/U Wing, hand attaching control wire. M/S Father and son with plane. C/U Plane. M/S Father kneeling with plane, son fills engine with petrol. C/U Putting in petrol. C/U Putting in petrol. M/S Putting lid on petrol tank. M/S Starting aircraft, son goes back to control point, father pushes off plane, plane takes off. L/S Father controlling plane, pan to plane in flight. C/U Father standing in foreground, son in background, controlling plane.

    Cataloguer's note: For research purposes, hobbies.

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    New pictorials
    British Pathé
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    Available on request
    Black & White
    Time in/Out:
    01:49:40:00 / 01:51:21:00
    NP 287

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