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  • Description

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

    MARDI GRAS CARNIVAL IN NEW ORLEANS

    New Orleans, United States of America (USA).
    Various shots of the Carnival procession through crowded streets. Many children in fancy dress, some nice floats.

    This item ends at (01:09:12) when the next item starts.

    TWO PLANE CRASHES - SAN FRANCISCO AND DOVER

    San Francisco, United States of America (USA).
    Various shots of wrecked of a plane being lifted from water of San Francisco Bay after it crushed.

    Dover, Kent.
    RAF (Royal Air Force) plane crashed between Dover and Folkestone. Various shots of a wreckage of the plane, some people inspecting the site.

    This item ends at (01:10:24) when the next item starts.

    P.C. BILL WAITE MARRIES MISS JANE CHAPMAN

    London.
    Crowds in front of Caxton Hall, London. Bride, Jane Chapman and groom P.C. Bill Waite leaving Caxton Hall after the wedding, crowds around them. Bride and groom leave in a car.

    This item ends at (01:10:43) when the next item starts.

    YALE VARSITY CREW IN TRAINING

    Yale University, Connecticut, United States of America (USA).
    Various shots of the Yale University rowing team practising in specially designed indoor tank.

    This item ends at (01:11:09) when the next item starts.

    KING OF THE BELGIANS VISITS MINING DISTRICTS OF MONS

    Mons, Belgium.
    Various shots of the King Leopold of Belgium visiting mining villages of the Mons District - very informal. He knocks on doors and talks to villagers surrounded by cheering crowds.

    This item ends at (01:11:32) when the next item starts.

    OXFORD V CAMBRIDGE HOCKEY AT BECKENHAM

    Beckenham, Kent.
    Teams posing for camera before the hockey on grass match between Oxford and Cambridge University. Various shots of the match. Oxford wins 3-0.

    This item ends at (01:12:10) when the next item starts.

    Title reads: "PEACE PACT - U.S. car strike ends."

    United States of America (USA).
    Workers leaders and company bosses signing a document which brings an end of the motor industry strike. Striker coming out of the factory. Huge crowd of the strike supporters cheers. The workers parading with US flags through the crowds of supporters.

    This item ends at (01:13:45) when the next item starts.

    ARRIVALS FOR CATHOLIC CONGRESS IN MANILA - MUTE

    Manila, Philippine Islands.
    Various shots of the high ranking priests arriving to Manilla for the Catholic Congress - one of them is probably Cardinal. Crowds and press around. Attention is centred to the Cardinal. Naval officers are seen greeting him. They shake hands, sit in car and drive off.

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  • Data

    Archive
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    25/02/1937
    Sound:
    Sound
    Media URN:
    13433
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Film ID:
    913.05
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration
    00:06:23:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:08:25:00 / 01:14:48:00
    Canister:
    37/16
    Sort Number:
    37/016
  • Appears in...

    WorkSpaces
    Louisiana in 1930s New Haven
    Programmes
    News in a Nutshell
  • Stills

    0:01 0:02 0:03 0:04

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