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    Full title reads: "NEWS IN THE NUTSHELL". This is roundup of the world's latest news.

    MODEL BOATS LAUNCHED IN BERLIN

    Berlin, Germany.

    Succession of shots of the two model boats one next to another. Those are the Ship Model School new model boats. An officer breaks a bottle and launches he model ships. Several shots of the ships moving smoothly through water.

    This item ends at (01:35:16).

    SKIING ON STRAW

    Toledo, United States of America (USA).
    Various shots of the men putting straw on ski jumping tower constructed in America - now they can ski jump in summer. Various shots of the men ski jumping on straw.

    This item ends at (01:35:52).

    SPANISH REFUGEES

    France.
    Several shots of a nice country house in France. Various shots of the Spanish children refugees doing physical exercises and playing.

    This item ends at (01:36:20).

    SIR KINGSLEY WOOD SPEAKS ON GOVERNMENT'S PLAN FOR NEW PENSIONS BILL

    London.
    Several shots of the crowded London streets, pedestrians and traffic. Close up shot of Sir Kingsley Wood, Minister of Health, explaining the new Pensions Bill (natural sound). The bill allows those who have self-employed people, small businesses, farmers, etc., to become a part of the National Pensions Scheme by paying their contributions to it.

    This item ends at (01:37:30).

    CROSS COUNTRY INTERNATIONAL IN BRUSSELS

    Brussels, Belgium.
    Belgian King Leopold III moving through crowds gathered to watch the International Cross Country race in Brussels. Teams parading before the crowds holding national flags. Start of the race. Various shots of the race, men running through rough countryside terrain. The winner Flockhart (sp?) is congratulated by the King.

    This item ends at (01:38:09).

    AIR DISASTER NEAR OUROUX - MUTE

    Ouroux, France?
    Several shots of a large 'Canopus' plane in flight. Plane descends towards water. Unclear where and when the plane crashes. No commentary in paperwork.

    This item ends at (01:38:30).

    GERMANY'S NEW CATAPULT FLYING BOAT - MUTE

    Germany.
    Flying boat (hydroplane) in water - Lufthansa written on it. Several shots of the flying boat being lifted with sort of a crane out of water and on the ship. Plane is placed on a catapult on ship's deck. Plane in flight - catapulting not shown.

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    Archive
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    30/03/1937
    Sound:
    Sound
    Media URN:
    13458
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Film ID:
    915.11
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration
    00:04:22:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:34:37:00 / 01:38:59:00
    Canister:
    37/25
    Sort Number:
    37/025
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    CROSS-COUNTRY RUNNING Jk nazi berlin Militarisation prewar
    Programmes
    News In A Nutshell
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