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  • Description

    Title reads: "NEWS IN A NUTSHELL". The item contains a collection of the short world's news.

    ESSEX REGIMENT RETURNS HOME

    Essex.

    Train arrives to station, crowds around waiting. Second Battalion Essex Regiment returns home after 17 years of foreign service. Various shots of the troops marching through the town after he arrival - crowded streets, people cheer.

    This item ends at (01:02:25) when the next item starts.

    ITALY'S NEW PRINCE

    Naples, Italy.

    Italy's new Prince is born. Various shots of the crowds celebrating at the streets of Naples. Proud father, the King Victor Emmanuel III is waving from the balcony, crowds cheer.

    This item ends at (01:02:48) when the next item starts.

    MEEANEE ANNIVERSARY CELEBRATED AT CHESTER

    Chester, Cheshire.

    Troops marching in a ceremonial parade at Chester Castle. Various shots of the troops march past.

    This item ends at (01:03:46) when the next item starts.

    AUSTRALIAN BICYCLE POLO

    Australia.

    Various shots of the young men playing polo on their bicycles. Players keep falling off heir bikes - it looks quite messy.

    This item ends at (01:04:53) when the next item starts.

    THE NORMANDIE'S CHALLENGE

    Havre, France.

    Various shots of the giant French liner 'Normandie' with people working on it. They are preparing her to challenge 'Queen Mary' for the 'Blue Ribbon'.

    This item ends at (01:05:33) when the next item starts.

    HORSE RACING IN ROME

    Rome, Italy.

    People gathering for race for the Duce's Cup at Rome's Military Academy. Horses being paraded before the race. Various shots of the race and the men watching. Winner with jockey on after the race.

    This item ends at (01:06:03) when the next item starts.

    PALESTINE HEROES DECORATED BY COLONEL AT CATTERICK

    Catterick Army Camp, North Yorkshire.

    Line of men receiving medals. Sixteen men of the Second Cheshire Regiment being decorated for their efforts in Palestine.

    This item ends at (01:06:18) when the next item starts.

    CARNIVAL AT VIAREGGIO

    Viareggio, Italy.

    Various shots of the fantastic Carnival procession at Viareggio, Italy. Some brilliant giant figures and floats are seen.

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  • Data

    Archive
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    22/02/1937
    Sound:
    Sound
    Media URN:
    13430
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Film ID:
    913.02
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration
    00:05:31:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:01:28:00 / 01:06:59:00
    Canister:
    37/15
    Sort Number:
    37/015
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  • Stills

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