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CONTEMPORARY DISTRACTIONS

Contemporary Distractions (1958)

A collection of moving 3-D models made from things that include old...

GOOD-BYE TO THE CIRCUS

Good-Bye To The Circus (1964)

Performing animals and acrobats leave London for Africa.

CAT VILLAGE

Cat Village (1966)

Unwanted cats live in luxury kennels at an animal home near Cambridge.

FOG ... THE SEAMAN'S WORST ENEMY!

Fog ... The Seaman's Worst Enemy! (1931)

A steamer crashes off Dungeness.

VANITY FAIR -

Vanity Fair - "Fashion Wears Out More Apparel Than The Man" Shakespeare (1923)

Fashions are...

LILY MORRIS

Lily Morris (1931)

Comedienne Lily Morris sings her famous song 'The Old Apple Tree'.

DRAMA!

Drama! (1935)

An old silent melodrama with a jokey commentary from comedian Leonard Henry.

SCOTTISH AGRICULTURAL SHOW

Scottish Agricultural Show (1921)

An item about the Ayrshire Agricultural Show in Scotland which...

LADIES HOCKEY

Ladies Hockey (1922)

Women's hockey match at Trinity Hall in the Republic of Ireland (Eire, Southern...

ENGLAND'S FIRST PROHIBITIONIST M.P.

England's First Prohibitionist M.P. (1923)

Mr S. M. Holden addresses the crowds in his attempt to...

WAR IN THE ARCTIC CIRCLE

War In The Arctic Circle (1940)

Scenes from Finland's war against Russian invaders.

PICTURE PARAGRAPHS FROM WORLD NEWS - aka NEW BATTLESHIP - LAYING KEEL OF S.S....

Picture Paragraphs From World News - AKA New Battleship - Laying Keel Of S.S.... (1940)

Senator...

NATIONAL INTEREST aka GRAND NATIONAL HORSES

National Interest AKA Grand National Horses (1953)

A look around the stables at horse likely to run...

Selected Originals - SCOTLAND: 11 FRANCE: 9

Selected Originals - Scotland: 11 France: 9 (1958)

Material relating to newsreel story "Scotland:...

THEY DIED FOR INDEPENDENCE

They Died For Independence (1951)

The Queen and various dignitaries attend service for American war...

BEACON OF PROMISE

Beacon Of Promise (1965)

Item showing 'Seagem' a rig in North Sea which will collect natural gas.

Selected originals - CONSERVATIVE CONFERENCE

Selected Originals - Conservative Conference (1960)

Material relating to newsreel story...

DEATH OF HIMMLER

Death Of Himmler (1945)

Shots of dead Heinrich Himmler after his suicide.

TRUMAN SPEAKS TO PATHE NEWS

Truman Speaks To Pathe News (1946)

President Truman talking about Pathe newsreels.

SCOTTISH EXHIBITION

Scottish Exhibition (1947)

Cuts from newsreel 47/70 - Duke and Duchess of Gloucester visit Scottish...

QUEEN MOTHER'S TOUR OF LONDON GARDENS

Queen Mother's Tour Of London Gardens (1954)

Queen mother's tour of London gardens including...

LOOKING INTO THE PAST IN CZECH TOWN

Looking Into The Past In Czech Town (1964)

German tourists come to a Czech town to visit ancient...

WHO!  WHAT!  WHERE!

Who! What! Where! (1950-1959)

Television quiz for American audiences (?) inviting us to guess who, what and...

VARIOUS FASHIONS

Various Fashions (1960-1969)

Christian Dior fashions made and displayed.

AMERICAN TROOPS ON THE MOVE

American Troops On The Move (1914-1918)

US troops with packs and on trucks.