Title Private Snafu vs. Malaria Mike.
Imprint US : Warner Bros, 1944.

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Physical description 1 encoded moving image (04:52 min.) : sound, black and white
Partial contents An amusing US-army sponsored instructional film (one of a series) aimed at military personnel. The film provides information about how easily malaria can be contracted without taking precautions; it shows Snafu making a catalogue of errors such as not using repellent. At first the mosquito is thwarted in his endeavour to sting Snafu, then at the end the mosquito tells his son what he did in the war - Snafu's scalp is on the wall. Mel Blanc who also voiced Bugs Bunny provided the characterisation for Snafu. Time start: 00:00:00:00 Time end: 00:04:52:02 Length: 00:04:52:02
Credits Produced by US Army Signal Corps; distributed by Warner Bros Pictures. None of the key production personnel are credited onscreen. Key credits are producer; Leon Schlesinger and supervising producer; Dr Seuss (Theodore Geisel).
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Summary An amusing US-army sponsored instructional film (one of a series) aimed at military personnel. The film provides information about how easily malaria can be contracted without taking precautions; it shows Snafu making a catalogue of errors such as not using repellent. At first the mosquito is thwarted in his endeavour to sting Snafu, then at the end the mosquito tells his son what he did in the war - Snafu's scalp is on the wall. Mel Blanc who also voiced Bugs Bunny provided the characterisation for Snafu. 1 segment.
Target audience General public
Reproduction conditions CCBYNC
Creative Commons Attribution-Non-Commercial 2.0 UK: England & Wales
Language In English
Copyright US Public Domain; Wellcome Trust 2009
Related to Physical version: Private Snafu vs. Malaria Mike
Topic-MESH Malaria.
Military Hygiene -- education.
Military Hygiene -- history.
Genre/Technique Encoded moving images.
System no. .b16790376