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There are 8 1-minute television infomercials for television broadcast on this reel. 1. Over 35; for this age group, warnings that gum disease rather than tooth decay is a problem (animation). 2. Tooth decay in children and the importance of looking after teeth (animation). 3. In middle-age and beyond, a reminder that your teeth should be considered as 'permanent', "you'll think you're another Peter Pan" (animation). 4. Businessman; "home is where good dental health is" and the importance of "home" hygiene (animation). 5. High School Prom; "a smile is important to get on" and the importance of tooth brushing, "smile please" (animation). 6. Dancing and tooth brushing - both are exercise! (animation). 7. Portrait of a young man; "a man who knows where he is going - includes health eating (live action). 8. Young girl cleaning teeth and attending school (live action; no narration).


USA : American Dental Association, 1958.

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1 encoded moving image (08:03 min.) : sound ; black & white, PAL.



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American Dental Association

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There are no production credits on the film apart from the logo for the American Dental Association

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In English


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