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14TH JULY, 1940 - FRANCE'S NATIONAL DAY

14th July, 1940 - France's National Day (1940)

General De Gaulle leads parade of Free French forces...

CHILDREN RE-EVACUATED

Children Re-Evacuated (1940)

Children already evacuated from London to Brighton get moved again to a...

PHYSICAL TRAINING AT WEMBLEY

Physical Training At Wembley (1940)

Men do keep fit training in the National Stadium before they join...

ROMANCE OF A NAVAL BASE

Romance Of A Naval Base (1940)

A sailor marries a WREN - not really all that surprising.

THE KING WITH THE SERVICES

The King With The Services (1940)

King George visits men of the Navy and the Welsh Guards.

MINING THE COASTS OF EIRE

Mining The Coasts Of Eire (1940)

Mines are placed around coasts of Ireland and American men pay for...

CONVOY ATTACKED IN THE CHANNEL

Convoy Attacked In The Channel (1940)

THE HOME GUARD

The Home Guard (1940)

Good shots of the men of the Home Guard training - not really Dad's Army.

ITALIAN PRESIDENT'S VISIT

Italian President's Visit (1958)

President Gronchi of Italy receives a Royal and Civic reception in...

EMERGENCY POWERS aka THE FRENCH CRISIS

Emergency Powers AKA The French Crisis (1958)

Huge riots in Algeria and revolt by Generals increase...

US PRESIDENTIAL NOMINATIONS aka WENDELL WILKIE NOMINATED

Us Presidential Nominations AKA Wendell Wilkie Nominated (1940)

Wendell Willkie wins the...

US ARMY RECRUITING

Us Army Recruiting (1940)

America provides good training for its new recruits.

Selected Originals - EMERGENCY POWERS

Selected Originals - Emergency Powers (1958)

Material relating to newsreel story "Emergency Powers"...