Indiana University Libraries Moving Image Archive

Take A Letter, Please

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Description U.S. Navy training film intended to improve dictation technique through humorous demonstration of common faults. After a series of vignettes where inept and ineffective styles of dictation to a stenographer are dramatized, a model businessman demonstrates a well prepared and organized method of dictating letters. The demonstration includes detailed instruction in the use of Dictaphone and Ediphone cylinder recording machines.
Creator United States Navy, Bureau of Aeronautics
United States Navy, Division of Personnel Supervision and Management
Date Issued 1943
Duration 00:21:29
Color/Black & White B&W
Sound/Silent Sound
Nation of Origin U.S.