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GENERAL SIR OLIVER LEESE'S CACTI

General Sir Oliver Leese's Cacti (1958)

Famous Personality, General Sir Oliver Leese shows us his...

WHOOPEE !

Whoopee ! (1934)

Footage of a fairground in the United States of America.

THE SAX-OPLANIST!

The Sax-Oplanist! (1931)

Saxophonist jumps out of a plane and parachutes down.

A TEA-TIME TOPIC!

A Tea-Time Topic! (1931)

Film about tea growing and picking in Ceylon.

THE LONGEST FLIGHT EVER

The Longest Flight Ever (1927)

Intrepid lady aviator begins long distance flight from Croydon.

HIGHLAND GAMES SEASON COMMENCES

Highland Games Season Commences (1929)

Traditional Highland Games such as tossing the caber and...

CRYSTAL PALACE

Crystal Palace (1925)

A motorcycle chariot race and motorcycle football game feature at Crystal Palace.

COVENT GARDEN CINQUEVALLI

Covent Garden Cinquevalli (1925)

Jim Sainsbury practises carrying baskets on his head for a competition...

ROYALTY PAYS A CALL

Royalty Pays A Call (1940)

P'u Yi, Emperor of Manchuria pays a visit to his royal family in Tokyo.

WORLD BUYERS ACCLAIM BRITISH 'PLANES

World Buyers Acclaim British 'planes (1949)

Various military and civil aircraft are on show at the...

Selected Originals - ONE SURVIVOR aka TRAWLER SURVIVOR

Selected Originals - One Survivor AKA Trawler Survivor (1952)

Material relating to newsreel story...

AIR NEWS - AIR CRASH BOMBER SURVIVOR

Air News - Air Crash Bomber Survivor (1953)

To Warrington comes the survvivor of the B.36 which...

AIR NEWS - PEE WEE PLANE

Air News - Pee Wee Plane (1953)

Demonstration of advantages of new American "Pee Wee" plane with pusher...

AIR NEWS - BERKS aka FIRST FLIGHT OF HOME-MADE PLANE

Air News - Berks AKA First Flight Of Home-Made Plane (1959)

John Taylor plane leaves his Ilford...

SIGNS

Signs (1941)

A look at different signs, such as thumbs up, and where they originated from.

200 YEAR OLD FOOTBALL aka SHROVE-TIDE FOOTBALL

200 Year Old Football AKA Shrove-Tide Football (1929)

Practically the whole town of Ashbourne in...

QUEEN VICTORIA AT GARDEN PARTY

Queen Victoria At Garden Party (1898)

Queen Victoria arrives at a garden party to meet guests.

SICILY: U.S. TROOPS

Sicily: U.S. Troops (1943)

U.S. troops in Sicily.

WORLD'S VETERANS CONGRESS IN BELGRADE

World's Veterans Congress In Belgrade (1951)

Twenty-three national representatives attend Congress...

TEST MATCH FIZZLES OUT

Test Match Fizzles Out (1934)

Poor performance of English cricketers during the Third Test Match...

ELIZABETH IS QUEEN - PROCESSION

Elizabeth Is Queen - Procession (1953)

Material related to documentary film "Elizabeth is Queen".

ETON & HARROW AT LORD'S  aka IN THE GOOD OLD DAYS

Eton & Harrow At Lord's AKA In The Good Old Days (1913)

Crowds watch Eton and Harrow public...

YPRES reel 5

Ypres Reel 5 (1914-1919)

Dramatic reconstruction of events during the Battle of Ypres in the First World War.

AUSSIES PREPARE FOR OLYMPIC

Aussies Prepare For Olympic (1955)

Giant new sporting arenas being built in Melbourne for 1956...

THE SHORES OF AUSTRALIA

The Shores Of Australia (1963)

Beautiful Australian coast and its history presented.