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LADY ASTOR

Lady Astor (1923)

Lady Astor, first lady M.P., campaigns for re-election in Plymouth, Devon.

BERNARD SHAW - A TRIBUTE

Bernard Shaw - A Tribute (1950)

Obituary to the writer George Bernard Shaw.

"Sweep Away All Slums!" (1931)

Nancy Astor lays foundation stone at set of model flats in London.

MEET THE WOMEN M.P.'S ! aka WOMEN MP'S

Meet The Women M.P.'s ! AKA Women MP's (1931)

Lady Nancy Astor introduces us to Women MPs from the...

A. C. ASTOR

A. C. Astor (1932)

Ventriloquist A C Astor does a 'boxer and manager' routine with his puppet.

LADY ASTOR MP aka POLLING DAY SCENES

Lady Astor MP AKA Polling Day Scenes (1919)

Polling day in Plymouth with Lady Astor's supporters...

SYDNEY - RACE TO TASMANIA aka HOBART YACHT RACE

Sydney - Race To Tasmania AKA Hobart Yacht Race (1962)

Yachts leave Sydney Harbour on Hobart Race...

YACHTS RACE TO TASMANIA

Yachts Race To Tasmania (1964)

Shots of the Sydney to Hobart yacht race.

OCEAN RACE FROM SYDNEY

Ocean Race From Sydney (1965)

Sydney - Hobart yacht race + Pittwater surfboat race, both in Australia.

UNDERWEAR EXHIBITION

Underwear Exhibition (1953)

Models parade about a nightclub in nylon undies and negligees.

MOBILE POST-OFFICE aka G.P.O. LONDON

Mobile Post-Office AKA G.P.O. London (1936)

The Post Master General launches the first mobile post...

A. C. ASTOR

A. C. Astor (1932)

Good story with the ventriloquist A. C. Astor.

WOMEN DEMAND EQUAL COMPENSATION

Women Demand Equal Compensation (1941)

Nancy Astor speaks at rally demanding equal compensation for...

LADY ASTOR M.P

Lady Astor M.P (1928)

Good footage of Lady Astor during visit to Virginia.

DOVER EXCITING BYE ELECTION

Dover Exciting Bye Election (1921)

Major J.J. Astor and Colonel Sir Thomas Polson finish their...

MOCK PARLIAMENT AT THE HOUSE

Mock Parliament At The House (1926)

Lady Astor and Sir Samuel Chapman give tour of Commons to American...

LADY ASTOR M.P.

Lady Astor M.P. (1919)

Lady Astor M.P. seen during a visit to the wards of the Great Ormond Street...

LADY ASTOR M.P. OPENS BAZAAR

Lady Astor M.P. Opens Bazaar (1919)

Lady Astor at a Bazaar to raise funds for the Y.M.C.A.

U.S. YACHT WINS OCEAN RACE

U.S. Yacht Wins Ocean Race (1963)

U.S. yacht Ondine wins the Sydney to Hobart yacht race. Australia.

DUKE OF YORK

Duke Of York (1929)

Prince Albert, Duke of York, arrives to open Incorporated Accountants' Hall, formerly...

LADY ASTOR LAYS FOUNDATION STONE

Lady Astor Lays Foundation Stone (1931)

Nancy Astor talks about bad housing and the evils of...

RACE HORSES ARE GUESTS OF HONOUR AT LUNCHEON

Race Horses Are Guests Of Honour At Luncheon (1960)

Harness horses come to hotel lunch

THE ASTOR WEDDING

The Astor Wedding (1934)

John Jacob Astor marries Virginia Middleton French at Rhode Island, USA.

THE QUEEN MEETS US TEACHERS

The Queen Meets Us Teachers (1950)

Queen meets American and Commonwealth teachers in England on an...

ROYAL PRIZE DAY

Royal Prize Day (1951)

Princess Margaret at the Canadian War Memorial Hospital for the Nurses' Prize Day.

A. C. ASTOR issue title is RAIL, ROAD AND SEA

A. C. Astor Issue Title Is Rail, Road And Sea (1936)

Ventriloquist Astor and his depressive sailor...

A PEEP AT GBS ON HIS BIRTHDAY

A Peep At Gbs On His Birthday (1950)

Footage of playwright George Bernard Shaw at his Hertfordshire...

LADY ASTOR IN USA - SPEECH

Lady Astor In USA - Speech (1932)

American born British politician Lady Nancy Astor speaks (and sings)...

OUR 8 LADY M.P.S

Our 8 Lady M.P.S (1924)

Pictures of the 8 women M.P.s outside the House of Commons.

THE PASSING OF THE GREAT

The Passing Of The Great (1950)

The funeral of George Bernard Shaw and King Gustav V. London and...

BEACHWEAR

Beachwear (1953)

Glamorous British models show off the latest in swimsuit fashions at the Astor Club.

LADY ASTOR ARRIVES IN AMERICA

Lady Astor Arrives In America (1931)

Lady Astor is interviewed in the United States of America.

WELL FED REDS! aka AMERICAN HUNGER STRIKERS aka ALGERIA HUNGAR STRIKES

Well Fed Reds! AKA American Hunger Strikers AKA Algeria Hungar Strikes (1932)

Marchers in...

 BLIND BABIES PARTY

Blind Babies Party (1955)

Princess Alexandra attends a garden party in aid of blind children.

CAMERA INTERVIEWS STROBL - SCULPTOR

Camera Interviews Strobl - Sculptor (1937)

George Bernard Shaw interviews Sigismund De Strobl about...

NATION BACKS NRA DRIVE TO END STRIKES! aka N.R.A. DRIVE TO END STRIKES

Nation Backs Nra Drive To End Strikes! AKA N.R.A. Drive To End Strikes (1933)

American...

RAF RESERVES CLUB ANNUAL DINNER

RAF Reserves Club Annual Dinner (1960)

Annual dinner of the Royal Air Force Reserves Club - attended...

STARS AMONG STARS Dublin issue

Stars Among Stars Dublin Issue (1942)

Film stars galore at the Oscars ceremony in Hollywood.

NATION HONOURS SEA HEROES

Nation Honours Sea Heroes (1951)

Ceremonies are held to honour Sir Francis Drake and Horatio Nelson.

BOATS ASHORE AND AHOY

Boats Ashore And Ahoy (1965)

Hoverboat on Thames, Earls Court International Boat Show + Sydney - Hobart...

MEMORABLE HEADLINES

Memorable Headlines (1948)

Various newspaper headlines from the years 1919 to 1939.

THE WESTERN BROTHERS

The Western Brothers (1932)

The Western Brothers sing topical song 'It Was All Hushed Up' - dupe of PT...

TIME TO REMEMBER -  THE POWERS THAT WERE - reel 2

Time To Remember - The Powers That Were - Reel 2 (1930-1939)

Good documentary about various important...

PEACEFUL YEARS  reel 1

Peaceful Years Reel 1 (1948-1949)

A history of the "The Peaceful Years" from 1919 to 1938