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"Bow Low To The Hero" (1930)

Compilation of library material following the death of speed ace Sir Henry...

 LAUNCHING BRITISH AIRCRAFT CARRIER

Launching British Aircraft Carrier (1945)

Sir Stafford Cripps launches the Royal Navy Aircraft...

ANGLO US PRODUCTION TEAM OFF TO US

Anglo Us Production Team Off To Us (1949)

Shots of "Queen Mary" at sea - cuts from 49/21.

GERMAN SHIP FLYING SWASTIKA aka GERMAN BATTLESHIP DEUTSCHLAND

German Ship Flying Swastika AKA German Battleship Deutschland (1930-1939)

German warships in...

OH - THIS SPRING WEATHER

Oh - This Spring Weather (1926)

Sudden drop in temperature causes fleet of merchant ships to become...

LAUNCHING OF THE SS SCYTHIA  aka LUXURY LINER LAUNCHED

Launching Of The SS Scythia AKA Luxury Liner Launched (1920)

An item about the launching of the...

GREEK CRISIS

Greek Crisis (1923)

Footage of Benito Mussolini and Greece's Premier Colonel Gouatas.

Queen Wilhelmina Sees Army

Queen Wilhelmina Sees Army (1914-1918)

Queen Wilhelmina inspects soldiers.

MISS JAPAN AWAKENS

Miss Japan Awakens (1931)

Story about Japanese women - their housework, their clothes and their...

IF AT FIRST YOU DON'T SUCCEED

If At First You Don't Succeed (1926)

H.M.S. Amazon - having being frozen on the Slipway - is finally...

LONDON DOCK STRIKE

London Dock Strike (1948)

Various shots of the docks lying idle at Tower Bridge, views up river of the...

A PEEP AT THE PUPPETS

A Peep At The Puppets (1924)

Funny slapstick routine involving a piano - performed by Stanley Lupino...

QUEEN AT FALKLAND PLACE

Queen At Falkland Place (1910-1920)

Good footage of Queen Mary visiting Falkland Palace as crowds look on.

HENDON AIR PAGEANT

Hendon Air Pageant (1924)

Aeroplanes fly in formation and bomb a model of an ocean liner.

KING AND QUEEN OF SPAIN

King And Queen Of Spain (1927)

The King and Queen of Spain review Moroccan troops and desert peoples.

DUKE OF YORK aka DUKE OF YORK SPENDS BUSY DAY IN NEWCASTLE

Duke Of York AKA Duke Of York Spends Busy Day In Newcastle (1926)

A hectic day of appointments...

HER MAJESTY'S SHIPS

Her Majesty's Ships (1960-1969)

A sea battle training film made for the Admiralty observed by the Royal Yacht

FAITHFUL UNTO DEATH

Faithful Unto Death (1920)

Monument for Edith Cavell unveiled by Queen Alexandra plus scenes from...

LADY MARY

Lady Mary (1928)

Extracts from "Lady Mary" - chorus girl routine and comedy dance skit.

MIXED MANNERS

Mixed Manners (1930)

Old fashioned minuet contrasted with a wild Charleston - very funny!

CUTS FOR CP 204 - MODERN HAIR ORNAMENTATION

Cuts For Cp 204 - Modern Hair Ornamentation (1958)

Out takes (cuts, rushes) for fabulous hat and...

SPORTISTS

Sportists (1929)

A butter churning contest and various sports - archery, rounders in the snow, ice...

PRINCE OF WALES

Prince Of Wales (1926)

Prince of Wales visiting factories, docks and hanging out with dignitaries in...

GERMAN BATTLESHIP RAISED

German Battleship Raised (1924)

Attempts to salvage battleships off the coast of Scotland.

TONIGHT IN BRITAIN - USA VERSION - reel 2

Tonight In Britain - USA Version - Reel 2 (1953)

Documentary about night life in Britain - clubs,...

TONIGHT IN BRITAIN - reel 2

Tonight In Britain - Reel 2 (1953)

Documentary about night life in Britain - clubs, cabarets,...

WAR IN PALESTINE WITH ARABS aka WAR IN PALESTINE

War In Palestine With Arabs AKA War In Palestine (1948)

Interesting shots of a deserted Jerusalem,...

NAVAL MATERIAL reel 6

Naval Material Reel 6 (1939)

8 reels of naval footage - some newsreel items, some unedited material. ...

BUTLIN IN SOUTH AFRICA - UNEDITED MATERIAL  reel 1 - 4

Butlin In South Africa - Unedited Material Reel 1 - 4 (1961)

Lots of unedited material showing...

STUNTS reel 1 and 2

Stunts Reel 1 And 2 (1920-1939)

Cavalcade of car stunts featuring the Reg Kavanagh Crash Squad.

NAVAL MATERIAL reel 5

Naval Material Reel 5 (1940-1949)

8 reels of naval footage - some newsreel items, some unedited material.

UNION CASTLE LINE aka CASTLES IN or ON THE SEA aka HOLIDAY AHOY

Union Castle Line AKA Castles In Or On The Sea AKA Holiday Ahoy (1964)

Great holiday cruise and...

COME OUT TO PLAY reel 1

Come Out To Play Reel 1 (1950-1959)

Great film showing the need for playgrounds to keep children amused.