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  • Description

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

    BLINDFOLD MOTORIST DRIVES THROUGH BUXTON

    Buxton, Derbyshire.

    Pan along the crowded field, gathering of magicians in Buxton. Magician Paul Graham walks blindfolded along the parapet 60 feet above the street. Close up shot of the feet.
    Blindfolded magician driving a car through the crowded Buxton street, crowds cheer. Men congratulate him.

    This item ends at (01:07:29).

    ANTI GAS DEMONSTRATIONS IN LAMBETH

    Lambeth. London.

    Gas bombs exploding on the streets. Anti gas squad arriving on a back of a lorry. The men in protective suits and gas masks run out and start pouring some sort of a powder over gas infected areas. Various shots of the anti gas squad cleaning streets, walls, horses etc. with water.

    This item ends at (01:08:11).

    SHEEP SHEARING IN HYDE PARK

    Hyde Park, London.

    Several shots of the shepherds and dogs rounding sheep for shearing in Hyde Park. Various shots of the Shearers cutting the wool. Nice shot of a sole hairless sheep surrounded by the woollies.

    This item ends at (01:08:43).

    TENNIS AT FOREST HILL - MUTE

    Forest Hill, United States of America (USA).

    Various shots of the men playing tennis - singles first and and doubles later. Large crowds watching the matches.

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  • Data

    Archive
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    10/06/1937
    Sound:
    Sound
    Media URN:
    13527
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Film ID:
    923.04
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration
    00:02:36:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:06:49:00 / 01:09:25:00
    Canister:
    37/46
    Sort Number:
    37/046
  • Appears in...

    Programmes
    News In A Nutshell
  • Stills

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