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Aust. Inventor Perfects Novel Lawn Mower

How the electric rotary mower was invented.
Series : Australian Diary | Episode : 40 | Year : 1951 | Total Duration : 3 Minutes | Producer : Jack S Allan
Director : Jack S Allan |
Cyril Thomas having hard time mowing grass with hand mower, woman relaxing drinking from glass. She pours him a glass of beer, he looks at fan, takes it to pieces. Thomas in workshop working on new mower. Business men studying plans. Mass production of mower, women working on parts using machines, man fixing blades. Thomas relaxing whilst woman mows grass with new electric mower. Quicktime clip available.
Access No. 33470 | 2 mins 36 secs | 1950s | Mortdale, Sydney, NSW, Australia | © NFSA | B&W |