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

    AUTEUIL PRESIDENT'S PRIZE

    Auteuil, France.
    Various shots of the crowds on racecourse before the President's Prize hose race, one of the most popular in the country. Various hots of the race and the crowds watching it. The winner with jockey on moving through crowds after the race.

    This item ends at (01:54:13).

    BOXING BY MEMBERS IN GERMANY

    Germany.
    Various shots of the young men lined up in pairs learning how to box. Each time a whistle is blown they perform a same strike - it looks like a PT exercise. Several shots of the boys boxing - this time they fight. Several shots of the boys sitting in circle while the two in the middle are having a proper fight, other boys cheer.

    This item ends at (01:54:56).

    AUSTRIAN OFFICERS GRADUATION

    Austria.
    Various shots of the young officers lined up at grounds of Maria Teresa Military Academy. Young men are seen lifting their swords.

    President Miklas of Austria is watching the ceremony from the balcony. A nice shot of the young officer forming half a circle with their swords touching ground.

    This item ends at (01:55:20).

    ENGLAND V. FRANCE HOCKEY

    Paris, France.
    Various shots of the hockey on grass match between England and France. Some fast and forceful moves seen. England wins 2-0.

    This item ends at (01:55:48).

    RAPID CITY SNOW SCENES

    Rapid City, South Dakota, United States of America (USA).
    Various shots of the Rapid City covered in snow. People are seen 'swimming' through very deep snow. They have made paths through the snow - looks like moving through trenches. Cars are buried in snow.

    This item ends at (01:56:23).

    FASCISTS ANNIVERSARY CELEBRATION

    Rome, Italy.

    Huge crowds are seen in front of the Presidential Palace in Rome celebrating the 18th Anniversary of the Fascist's Government. Il Duce, Benito Mussolini gives the Fascist salute from the Palace balcony - crowds salute back. Solders lift their rifles in the air.

    This item ends at (01:56:46).

    GIANT LINERS IN NEW YORK

    New York, United States of America (USA).
    Succession of shots o the four great liners in the New York's Harbour - 'Normandie' (France), "Berengaria" (England), 'Europa' (Germany) and Rex (Italy). Great air shot of the four liners in the harbour. Skyline of Manhattan. Normandie leaving the harbour.

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    Archive
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    05/04/1937
    Sound:
    Sound
    Media URN:
    13466
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Film ID:
    915.19
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration
    00:04:15:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:53:18:00 / 01:57:33:00
    Canister:
    37/27
    Sort Number:
    37/027
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