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50 YEARS OF CINEMA OLD CLIPS

50 Years Of Cinema Old Clips (1890-1940)

Early film clips shown to celebrate 50 years of cinema.

A NEW SPORT

A New Sport (1912)

Cycle-skating is the very latest - good footage of men figure skating with wheels...

FRENCH MILITARY MISSION USA

French Military Mission USA (1919)

West point cadets parading in their traditional uniform from the...

AN AERODROME AT SEA

An Aerodrome At Sea (1925)

Aeroplanes can land on aircraft carrier within space of 50 feet thanks to new...

HOCKEY WEEK

Hockey Week (1932)

Scenes from a girls' hockey match in Ireland.

EAST BRENT HOLDS HARVEST FESTIVAL

East Brent Holds Harvest Festival (1935)

Traditional harvest festival in Somerset that ends with...

FLOWERS

Flowers (1937)

Daffodils are picked on the Isles of Scilly, they are shipped to Penzance where they go to...

LOG CHAMPS!

Log Champs! (1938)

World champion log roller Bob Bradbourne shows off his skill in a Bournemouth pool.

PALESTINE TODAY - TROOP MOVEMENT

Palestine Today - Troop Movement (1939)

British soldiers arrive in Haifa in Palestine.

POTATO TRAILER - WAY TO HIS HEART

Potato Trailer - Way To His Heart (1942)

Incomplete trailer urging us to eat more spuds, shot in...

"Salt Lake City" Us Cruiser Sunk AKA Us Cruiser "Salt Lake City" Being Sunk (1948)

Dramatic...

SEAL SWIMS CHANNEL

Seal Swims Channel (1949)

Americans tow a seal across the English Channel.

BLUEBIRD

Bluebird (1950)

Item about the speed car 'Bluebird' up for sale at car dealer in Wembley, London.

Selected Originals - REDS PROTEST AT BONN TREATY

Selected Originals - Reds Protest At Bonn Treaty (1953)

Material relating to newsreel story "Reds...

ORANGES AND LEMONS

Oranges And Lemons (1956)

Oranges and harvest traditions from around the world, starting and finishing...

BIG 2 GET TOGETHER

Big 2 Get Together (1957)

Prime Minister Macmillan and President Eisenhower meet in Bermuda.

HOME IS THE SAILOR...

Home Is The Sailor... (1957)

HMS submarine 'Thorough' returns to Portsmouth after eighth years at sea.

EASTER SUNDAY IN FLORENCE

Easter Sunday In Florence (1959)

Easter Sunday celebrated in Florence by burning of paper rocked-shaped...

WALES DRAW WITH ENGLAND

Wales Draw With England (1961)

International football match between England and Wales ends in 1-1 draw

BRITISH WE ARE BRITISH WE STAY

British We Are British We Stay (1964)

The people of Gibraltar decide to remain a British Colony.

KHRUSCHEV'S 70th BIRTHDAY

Khruschev's 70th Birthday (1964)

Mr Khruschev receives Hero of the Soviet Union gold medal from...