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features Kodak Pageant Projector
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by Ellis-Sawyer Productions
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by Fairbanks (Jerry) Inc.; Heinz (H.J.) Company
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Shows transportation system necessary to move agricultural crops from farm to factory, where they are made into Heinz food products, especially ketchup.
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Topics: Heinz, food production, ketchup
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Cake decorating demonstration.
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by Handy (Jam) Organization
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Announcement film introducing the new 1966 Chevrolet models. Skeletal entry
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by Official Films
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Boarding house table antics, inmates in padded cells (great stuff!!).
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Teenagers c. 1970s wanting to leave home and boredom
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Klear Floor Wax Commercial
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by WWJ-TV (Detroit)
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Interview with Jam Handy (1886-1983), pioneer producer of sponsored and industrial films. The program, hosted by WWJ-TV host Bob Leslie, has low sound level throughout, but is included here because of its historical importance.
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Topics: Motion pictures: History, Motion pictures: Sponsored, Sales: Training
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by Blake (B.K.) Inc.; Borden's Farm Products
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How milk is made, transported and processed.
Topic: Agriculture: Dairy industry
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Commercial for 409 Bathroom Cleaner
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by Handy (Jam) Organization
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11:22:13:21 VS Hand cut out of cardboard rips through newspaper and rings doorbell Door opens, there stands sticklike figure with SATURDAY EVENING POST cover for an abdomen VS Covers of magazines, SATURDAY EVENING POST, HOLIDAY, LIFE, TIME Door opens, there stands same stick like figure with newspaper for abdomen CU front page of "Daily News Gazette" Series of newspapers are thrown neatly on top of each other, last headline reads: $2,000,000 RACKET BROKEN Door opens, there stands...
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by Mizzel Films
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by Hormel Company
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Tour through the operations of the Hormel Company. Includes all parts of the meatpacking and processing EXCEPT slaughtering. Shows beef, pigs, pork, bacon, sausage, hotdogs, frankfurters, portion control, steaks, etc. Excellent shots (at opening) of rural Minnesota farm, with boys putting letter in rural mailbox and lifting up the mailbox flag, then, taking letter out of rural mailbox. A tour through the Hormel factory with the (male) menbers of the Rugg family in hopes of gaining "a new...
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by Wilding Productions
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Commercial for Allen Carpets
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by U.S. National Audiovisual Center
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by mhfb
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About adolescence, with dramatizations of troubles teens face.
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by Encyclopaedia Britannica Films
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Shows the world of dinosaurs and prehistoric monsters, and includes a battle between two giant creatures.
Topics: Animation: Stop-motion, Dinosaurs
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by Dallas Jones Productions
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Uses the setting of a young child's birthday party to show how Saran Wrap can be used both for food preservation in the refrigerator and freezer and as an element in creative home and party decorations. PORTRAYS CREATIVE & TIME SAVING IDEAS FOR MODERN HOMEMAKING. SHOWS FREEZING, DECORATIVE IDEAS FOR THE WHOLE FAMILY & IDEAS FOR PROTECTING SILVER, CHINA, LINEN, SEASONAL CLOTHING & EQUIPMENT USING PLASTIC WRAP. DESIGNED FOR TEACHING.
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great animation some good static CUs of consumer products
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Dentu-Creme TV Commercial
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by Calvin Company
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Calvin Workshop film
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by New York Film and Videotape Communications, Inc.
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17:41:23:24 VS men and women working in an office. 17:43:05:23 CU older woman playing piano. 17:43:13:26 VS seniors eating in cafeteria; Pen Brook cartons of milk on table. 17:43:53:03 VS electrician working at work. 17:44:29:07 VS man in wheel chair and women held up by a walker talking; sign in background “A United Way Agency.” 17:45:33:15 Black teacher writes in chalk on green chalkboard long division equations; Black students at desks look at teacher writing on chalkboard; CU...
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mostly San Francisco restaurants,
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by Dallas Jones Productions
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Promoting the Raytheon television set. Salesman pays sales call on skeptical family and convinces each member in turn. Discussion of tuning, UHF, and picture quality. Boy and girl talking with parents in living room. Same adult male character as "Midwest Holiday." Television assembly shots. 1950s family talks to a TV salesman. 06:01:38:04 Red-haired preteen boy energetically runs to answer the knock on the door. Boy calls to family “Hey Mom, Dad, Bill, Ginger, the TV salesman’s...
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Skeletal Entry
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by Calvin Company
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01:21:22 Scenes of monkey using typewriter VO: "The laws of probability plus chance indicate that if an infinite number of monkeys are given typewriters and allowed to peck away for an infinite time they will eventually produce all the world's great literature." 01:22:11 CU Movie camera lens (old school arriflex) 01:22:15 Nice CU Lenses moving on lens plate 01:24:02 Camera moves around film editing suite. Monkeys make movie.
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by Panorama Pictures
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Presents an object lesson in fire safety, showing fires starting from the use of an electric iron, a lamp cord under a rug, cigar and cigarette stubs, turning a light out while in the bathtub, burning rubbish in the yard, gas burners, and using gasoline or naphtha for cleaning clothes. Great series of explosions at the start. From comments at the internet Archive: "The intro sound is the same as for "Bank Alarm" and the ending music is the same for just about every "Grand...
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[The following titles and shotlists may be elsewhere on PA-0649; this description may therefore need revision after viewing.] Tape 0649 Film 8184 [Untitled] Color Sound 1960s Tupperware commercial; VS Tupperware; women having a Tupper party. 20:05:28:02 1960s women’s Tupperware party, pan down to display of various pieces of Tupperware on wood tabletop, shot dissolves to same composition of Tupperware on beach. 20:05:40:09 CU disembodied woman’s finger runs down yellow pages to...
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excellent footage, interiors and exteriors, shot in and around San Francisco, ca. 1972
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commercial for Bounty Paper Towels.
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excellent footage shot in and around San Francisco
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by Davis (Sid) Productions
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About well-behaved teenagers who compete in the Mobilgas Economy Run. Excellent teens dancing in San Francisco malt shop. This film, narrated by a teen-age girl, is an account of how she got her high school involved in the "Safety Economy Run" of the California AAA (supervised by Ray Burton in San Francisco). Because of one bully who skids the tires of his hot rod outside the school the neighbors have been complaining, the school had threatened to close the student parking lot, and...
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Ivory Soap, Comet cleanser, Top Job; Tide; Epic Coffee, Crisco, Johnson's Family Hairspray; Cascade, Skeletal Entry
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Compilation of TV commercials for Epic instant coffee.
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by Crawley Films
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Shows the ways in which medical quacks dupe the consumer and the steps taken by local and federal agencies to protect the public.
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Topic: Medicine: Quackery
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FOLGER'S COFFEE: 40 minutes of old Folger's commercials. Most of the Folger's ads involve a similar theme: Using white young suburban newlywed characters, Folger's explores different personality types in the similar scenario -- a domestic conflict is created because the wife's coffee does not meet the expectations of her husband, advice is provided from an outside mentor, and the domestic sphere is now happily depicted. 1) 00:01:80 Shot into the bathroom mirror -- A woman brings a cup and...
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County Fair Buns Commercial
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Baggies food wrap commercial
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22:31:52:27 1960s to 1970s produce section of grocery store. Different European flags hang from ceiling: Germany, Switzerland, France. VS inside grocery store, people shopping; sign “Look for Free Diet Booklets” at head of one aisle. High-angle of grocery store checkout. 22:43:13:10 Great shot moving camera toward pyramid of oranges in produce sections of grocery store. VS high-angle supermarket and shoppers, security camera angle.
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by U.S. Army
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05:10:32:09 Model of "Futurama" exhibit by Norman Bel Geddes at 1939-40 New York World's Fair. Model has miniature moving vehicles, but is not an actual freeway. Aerial pan over model of futuristic streamlined city with skyscrapers and low-lying buildings, with little moving cars on the streets. 05:11:29:21 Zoom in on door to O.H. Caldwell; zoom in to Dr. Caldwell seated behind desk in his office. Dr. Caldwell discusses the future of television: “…television is most certainly here...
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by Chevrolet Motor Division
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Chevrolet Action Release No. 2: Thrill Drivers' Choice 0556 PA8282 Thrill Driver's Choice
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Topics: Motion Pictures: Sponsored, Consumerism, Automobiles: Design And Manufacturing, Automobiles:...
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by On Film, Inc.
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Film contains many artfully shot closeups of housework, cooking, food preparation, food and kitchen activity.PA-0710 section:12:49:11:29 Mother pours Log Cabin syrup on waffle for cute freckled red-headed boy in baseball hat 12:49:23:27 Boy takes bite of waffle, feeds second bite to dog. 12:49:49:12 Boy eats waffle beside mom making lunches in kitchen. Little boy takes bite of carrot peeled in bowl then replaces it. 12:50:07:28 CU egg timer. 12:50:08:22 CU six pieces of bacon sizzling in frying...
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by Barr (Arthur) Productions
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With a background of circus music, Dorothy's trained birds perform a variety of circus acts. Woman wearing green dress conducts bird circus. Birds doing somersaults, playing piano, speaking, flying through rings. riding merry-go-round, walking in treadmill, pulling mini carts. Examples of birds not always playing along to trainer’s demands; sometimes rebellious birds. 05:50:19:13 Circus MC introduces “Romeo” rose-breasted cockatoo from Australia; bird says “Hello, how are you, how are...
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by Handy (Jam) Organization
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How the Detroit Edison Company is a good citizen, employer and provider of electric power.
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Topics: Electricity, Detroit, Michigan, Infrastructure: Electrical
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by Bryan (Julien)
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Depicts a day in the lives of the members of an upper class family of Lima, capital of Peru, and points out similarities to a family of the same class in the United States.
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Topics: Peru, Latin America, South America
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22:01:45:13 1970s women in office working at keyboards on machines printing envelopes. 22:02:00:22 Moving camera behind women working at desks in large office. 22:02:26:02 CU spinning reel of magnetic tape. 22:03:53:24 Disembodied hand types on keyboard of 1970s computer; computer processing punch cards. 22:06:06:26 Disembodied hand types in numbers onto key pad listed on checks being sorted through with other hand. CU disembodied hand punching in numbers on keypad. 22:08:27:13 VS Rotating...
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by Unknown
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Technicolor image of American flag flying accompanied by words and music of U.S. national anthem.
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Topics: Patriotism, National anthems: U.S., Flags
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by Deitch (Gene)
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Animated by Gene Deitch.
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by Murphy (Owen) Productions
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Informs viewer of the experimental advances in audiovisual communications techniques Bell Telephone Laboratories' researchers are experimenting with: computer graphics, synthesized speech, computer-made movies and music, and designing prototypical devices. 20:27:20:29 CU man working on 1980s computer screen tracing line with digital pen over graph on screen, sheet music above graph, audio track jumbled notes corresponding to music written on computer screen. 20:27:39:28 man holds pen to digital...
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Sentimental segment commemorating Mother's Day.
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Topics: Motion pictures: Trailers, Holidays, Families
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by Portafilms
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"Lord of the Flies" from an adult's point of view, starring four willful and confused children.
Topic: Social guidance
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by Baker (Ezra) Films Inc.
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by Calvin Company
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06:01:15:21 Salesman dressed in turn of twentieth century fashion on circus-like stage in front of large anatomical drawings; calls forward audience with his cane, back of audience members heads face camera, salesman peddling Elixir of Health from South America. 06:03:23:13 Man wearing 1930s fashion suit pants and suspenders lies on examination table as doctor taps on man’s chest, looks inside his mouth. Old-fashioned late-nineteenth century salesman enters hospital room as doctor leaves;...
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Westinghouse Air Conditioners Commercial
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Story of radio station WJR, Detroit. Many shots with local radio personalities in studio and people listening to the radio at home, in the ballpark at work and outdoors. Excellent, clear color film with good sequences and shots
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[The following titles and shotlists may be elsewhere on PA-0649; this description may therefore need revision after viewing.] Tape 0649 Film 8184 [Untitled] Color Sound 1960s Tupperware commercial; VS Tupperware; women having a Tupper party. 20:05:28:02 1960s women's Tupperware party, pan down to display of various pieces of Tupperware on wood tabletop, shot dissolves to same composition of Tupperware on beach. 20:05:40:09 CU disembodied woman's finger runs down yellow pages to advertisement...
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by Handy (Jam) Organization
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How radio broadcasting works.
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Topic: Media: Radio
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Shows how an 11-year old boy and his brothers share each other's interests and activities. Shows projects such as building a tree house, baking cookies and coloring Easter eggs. Suggests the character-building value of experimenting, creating and doing a job well.
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Ozon Hairspray Commercial
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by On Film, Inc.
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Film contains many artfully shot closeups of housework, cooking, food preparation, food and kitchen activity.PA-0710 section:12:49:11:29 Mother pours Log Cabin syrup on waffle for cute freckled red-headed boy in baseball hat 12:49:23:27 Boy takes bite of waffle, feeds second bite to dog. 12:49:49:12 Boy eats waffle beside mom making lunches in kitchen. Little boy takes bite of carrot peeled in bowl then replaces it. 12:50:07:28 CU egg timer. 12:50:08:22 CU six pieces of bacon sizzling in frying...
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Commercial for Alexis Lichine Wine.
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06:12:07:13 CU hand of female telephone operator patches calls with quarter inch cables; operator’s hand dials on phone with rotary dial in bottom right corner of frame. 06:12:46:10 CU two rows of inputs for telephone operator to patch calls into. Hand plugs in quarter inch cable into input two. 06:12:53:07 CU tilted angle mouth of man speaks into radio mounted on wall. 06:13:13:06 Extreme CU hand dials on rotary dials of phone; CU hand holding phone receiver beside phone dialing with other...
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by Blake (B.K.) Inc.
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Early "interactive" film attempting to train teenagers to negotiate, not fight, with their parents.
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Topics: Social guidance, Youth
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by Unknown
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Screen ad for Beich "Whiz Bar" candy featuring teenagers and a magic trick.
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Topics: Advertising: Screen ads, Candy, Magic
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by Davis (Sid) Productions
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Sid's remake of The Terrible Truth is, in many ways, superior to it, if only because by the mid-sixties there were a lot more ways for kids to get themselves into trouble. This is a warning about the path of casual drug usage leading to "the point of no return" and the user being permanently lost to society. Jeanette is introduced to drugs through her new boyfriend and casually pops pills for the first time. However, she rapidly progresses into more extreme forms of drug usage,...
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by U.S. Army
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Military training drama showing how the residents of a barracks convince a sloppy soldier to clean up his act. With many folk songs on cleanliness.
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Topics: Health and hygiene, Military, Music: Folk
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by Handy (Jam) Organization
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How aluminum contributes to everyday living and national defense: appliances, packaging, airplanes, etc. With great stop-motion animation and excellent imagery of aluminum-enabled Fifties America.
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Topics: Metals: Aluminum, Animation: Stop-motion, Design: Industrial
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by Davis (Sid) Productions
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Children receive safety instructions from police officer at school. Police officer uses Roscoe the drumming bear to help children remember four safety rules. Four children experience situations where they call upon the golden rules to help them decide what to do. 00:31:53:16 CU little bear puppet with red bowtie dances and plays drum. 15:32:19:07 Sign on brick wall for Merlinda School in West Covina, California 15:32:25:07 VS children playing in school playground; boys and girls on monkey bars...
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