• Short Summary

    Footage of men testing children's toys for safety, in Morden, London.

  • Description

    Toy Testing at Morden, London.

    M/S Two children trying to take toy bear from child. C/U Kids pulling. Another angle, one kid pulls it away. C/U Two men on a child's seesaw. C/U Going past camera. M/S Two testers on a child's seesaw man gets off seesaw, checks the rigidity of it and pushes it out of picture. Woman with toy bear hanging from scales, she pulls it. Woman with lion hanging from scales, she pulls it. Tester on toy car, sits on it, turns it over, checks the wheels.

    C/U Checking wheels and under cart. L/S Checking wind screen and steering wheel. M/S Testing another toy car tips it up on end, turns it over checks wheels. Sits on it and gets other person to push him round the floor. M/S Gets off that, sits on toy dog, pushes it along. Another angle, same thing, kneels on it and stands on it, checks and puts it down. Several shots of tester riding on tricycle.

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    New pictorials
    British Pathé
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    Available on request
    Black & White
    Time in/Out:
    01:48:26:00 / 01:50:28:00
    NP 344

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