Came the dawn : memories of a film pioneer (1951)

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telephoned to the fire brigade, who arrived much more promptly than they usually did for a real fire. Then the god out of the machine, in the shape of dear old Hales, the handy man, the stove-tender and general fellow-of-all-work, strolled casually out and wanted to know why a man could not trim the furnaces with a little small-coal without causing all that fuss! 133