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    Title for this item is missing. This is "NEWS IN A NUTSHELL" - roundup of the world latest news.

    WARSPITE INSPECTION AT GRAYS

    Grays, Essex.
    Sailors lined up on deck of a ship saluting. Two men in morning suits, escorted by Naval officers inspecting the troops and the ship. Various shots of the sailors doing physical exercises and PT (physical training) display - small audience watching. Countess of Romney presents sailors with prizes, people applaud.
    This item ends at (01:30:14).

    NEW ROAD IN FRANCE

    Savoy (Savoie), France.
    Road filled with cars, surrounded by mountains in French countryside. People walking around. President of the Republic Albert Lebrun arrives to open a new road which leads through the mountains to connect two valleys. Several women in traditional costumes are seen. President cuts the ribbon. Army troops marching past the President and dignitaries. Several shots of the car driving along the new road. When the President reaches the other valley, the road is officially open. President shaking hands with line of men with banners (they look like veterans) on the other side - road is open.
    This item ends at (01:30:45).

    NEW POLICE HEADQUARTERS AT MANCHESTER

    Manchester, Lancashire.
    Lord Mayor of Manchester pushes back the iron bars to ceremonially open new Police Headquarters. Crowds pushing to get in - men in black robes, probably judges, go in first. Several shots of the interior and exterior of the new police headquarters.
    This item ends at (01:31:06).

    GYMNASTIC DISPLAY IN ITALY

    Italy.
    Various shots of the men and women PT display on a large field at the 11th Festival of the Italian Youth Organisation. Various shots of young men exercising followed by the young women exercising. Crowds watching and cheering.
    This item ends at (01:31:47).

    KING'S CUP SHOOTING AT BISLEY

    Bisley, Surrey.
    Various shots of the shooting competition on the field at Bisley, Surrey. Men lying, shooting their targets, judges marking the results on a blackboard. Several shots of the procession of troops and contestants marching through the crowded streets of Bisley carrying the winner seated in chair on their shoulders. Crowd cheering.
    This item ends at (01:32:48).

    MAKING WORK PLAY (aka PACKING TO MUSIC IN LONDON FACTORY)

    London.
    Lines of women working in London's packing factory. Close up shot of a loudspeaker. Music coming out of the speaker and women singing as they work. Close up shot of the hands packing biscuits. More shots of the women working and singing.
    This item ends at (01:33:18).

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    Archive
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    19/07/1937
    Sound:
    Sound
    Media URN:
    13602
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Film ID:
    927.29
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration
    00:03:35:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:29:44:00 / 01:33:19:00
    Canister:
    37/57
    Sort Number:
    37/057
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