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Fresh Water from the Sea

Series

Series Name
Pathe Gazette

Issue

Issue No.
43/99
Date Released
13 Dec 1943
Stories in this Issue:
  1. 1The French Navy
  2. 2Russian Art - With a Kick
  3. 3Princess Juliana in Dutch Colonies
  4. 4Captain James Stewart
  5. 5Fresh Water from the Sea
  6. 6Anti-Fascist Demonstration in Naples
  7. 7Greetings from Italy

Story

Story No. within this Issue
5 / 7
Summary
Scientists have developed a tablet which will make sea water drinkable. Three American servicemen at sea in a dinghy put the tablet to the test by scooping sea water into a tube and putting a tablet with it, thus making it suitable for drinking.
Keywords
Science and technology
Length of story (in feet)
48
Story extras:
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Notes
Pathe now also handles the Reuters Historical Collection, which includes the British Paramount, Empire British, Gaumont Graphic and Gaumont British newsreels.
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