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CIRCUS TRAINING

Circus Training (1970)

Footage of students in training to be in the circus. Russia.

CIRCUS TRAINS FOR XMAS

Circus Trains For Xmas (1951)

Bertram Mills Circus trains up for their Christmas performances.

THE CIRCUS MOVES AGAIN!

The Circus Moves Again! (1935)

Good footage of a circus arriving by train.

CIRCUS IN TRAINING

Circus In Training (1957)

Circus performers at Chessington Zoo go through their paces.

CIRCUS IN TRAINING

Circus In Training (1955)

Bertram Mills famous circus prepares for the big season ahead.

STRAINING FOR TRAINING

Straining For Training (1938)

Footage of a circus team in training.

 CIRCUS TRAINING SCHOOL

Circus Training School (1960)

Mr. Savinac and his Wild West circus performers practice at farm in...

A CITY SLEEPS aka TUBE

A City Sleeps AKA Tube "Fluffers" (1949)

Footage of cleaners or "Fluffer" at work on the underground...

THE CIRCUS MOVES AGAIN

The Circus Moves Again (1935)

Good footage of a circus arriving by train.

CIRCUS COMING TO TOWN aka BERTRAM MILLS' CIRCUS WINTER QUARTERS

Circus Coming To Town AKA Bertram Mills' Circus Winter Quarters (1952)

Animals are being...

STRAINING FOR TRAINING !

Straining For Training ! (1939)

Footage of circus member and horses in training in Europe.

BIG TOP

Big Top (1946)

Bertram Mills circus arrives in Windsor.

BERTRAM MILLS CIRCUS

Bertram Mills Circus (1946)

Footage of performers of the Bertam Mills Circus in training.

RUSSIAN CIRCUS

Russian Circus (1959)

Children having fun watching trained animals in Russian circus.

NOAH'S ARK FUN FAIR - WEMBLEY EXHIBITION

Noah's Ark Fun Fair - Wembley Exhibition (1924)

Nice look at what was available for children at the...

QUEEN OPENS NEW VICTORIA LINE

Queen Opens New Victoria Line (1969)

Queen opens first section of the Victoria line and takes a trip...

BIG TOP PREPARES

Big Top Prepares (1954)

Behind-the-scenes at Bertram Mills circus, horses in training, elephant washed,...

THE BIG TOP PREPARES - BERTRAM MILLS CIRCUS aka BIG TOP PREPARES

The Big Top Prepares - Bertram Mills Circus AKA Big Top Prepares (1954)

Good material of...

PERFORMING CATTLE

Performing Cattle (1950)

Highland cattle are among the animals trained at Billy Smart's circus. Windsor....

CHILDREN AT CIRCUS

Children At Circus (1947)

Czech military maternity hospital and Circus children being trained in USA.

PEOPLE IN CAMERA

People In Camera (1947)

Czech maternity hospital, Circus children in training, Labour Party Conference...

SOLDIERS RETURN

Soldiers Return (1945)

Soldiers returning home - one to his village, another to London.

A CLASSROOM FILM - UNDERGROUND JOURNEY

A Classroom Film - Underground Journey (1945)

Nice educational film showing a group of girls...

CIRCUS GIRL

Circus Girl (1955)

A girl learns to become animal trainer - Gloria Smart learns to train ponies in her...

BABY ELEPHANT

Baby Elephant (1960)

Baby elephant, Gigi, is trained by Penny Smart at Winkfield and Windsor Zoo,...

PEACEFUL YEARS  reel 3

Peaceful Years Reel 3 (1919-1938)

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

CIRCUS PREPARES FOR TOWN

Circus Prepares For Town (1948)

Bertram Mills circus trains at Ascot - getting ready for Olympia.

BEHIND THE BIG TOP

Behind The Big Top (1945)

Sangers circus animals keep up their training out of season.

CIRCUS PREPARES FOR TOWN

Circus Prepares For Town (1948)

Bertram Mills circus trains at Ascot - getting ready for Olympia.

TUBE MAKES PROGRESS

Tube Makes Progress (1964)

First pictures of progress on tunnels for the new Victoria Line on the London...

UMBRELLA BRIDGE REMOVED

Umbrella Bridge Removed (1968)

Temporary bridge at Oxford Circus, that diverts traffic while Victoria...

CIRCUS DOGS AND MONKEY

Circus Dogs And Monkey (1949)

Albert Baudy's circus act: performing greyhounds and dog riding monkey.

GENERAL STRIKE NUMBER 2

General Strike Number 2 (1926)

Item shows effect of General Strike on all aspects of British life.

THE BIG TOP IS READY

The Big Top Is Ready (1953)

At Ascot, lions, tigers, elephants and chimps train for winter circus.

GIRL RIDERS

Girl Riders (1951)

Footage of young girl in training to be in the circus, Chessington, Surrey.

CHIMP AND BABY

Chimp And Baby (1952)

Trained chimp washes face of little girl, daughter of Bertram Mills Circus' lion...

TRAPEZE GIRL

Trapeze Girl (1953)

Shirley Tate training to be circus performer by doing trick horse riding and on...

LION CUBS

Lion Cubs (1951)

Circus baby Christine Smart gets acquainted with the lion cubs while mother Kay trains...

REVIEW OF THE YEAR 1950 record a

Review Of The Year 1950 Record A (1950)

Biggest news events of the year 1950.

US RAIL STRIKE aka ELEPHANTS, CAMELS, PLANES, TRAINS

Us Rail Strike AKA Elephants, Camels, Planes, Trains (1946)

Material covering American rail...

SIGHTS OF LONDON

Sights Of London (1951)

Attractions of Britain's capital city - good shots of London landmarks and...

HERE'S TO THE MEMORY part 6

Here's To The Memory Part 6 (1940-1959)

Excellent retrospective looking back over 50 years - this reel...

MOSCOW CIRCUS

Moscow Circus (1965)

A look at the Moscow State Circus and the special school that trains the artists...

ELEPHANTS AND EGGS

Elephants And Eggs (1954)

Circus elephant trained to rest foot on a person's head by practising on a...

OUT TAKES / CUTS FROM CP 311 - BABY ELEPHANT

Out Takes / Cuts From Cp 311 - Baby Elephant (1960)

Out takes (rushes, cuts) for "BABY ELEPHANT"...

NON STOPPERS

Non Stoppers (1928)

Strange miscellany of quirky bits and pieces - club swinging, road drilling, piano...

Selected Originals - ROYALTY AT BERTRAM MILLS CIRCUS  aka CIRCUS IS ROYAL FUN

Selected Originals - Royalty At Bertram Mills Circus AKA Circus Is Royal Fun (1959)

Material...

YOUNG RUSSIAN ANIMAL TRAINER

Young Russian Animal Trainer (1968)

Young Russian animal trainer at work in Moscow.

PICETTE - CIRCUS CAPERS

Picette - Circus Capers (1948)

Compilation cinemagazine probably made for young audience.

OUT TAKES / CUTS FROM CP 521 - reel 2 of 2

Out Takes / Cuts From Cp 521 - Reel 2 Of 2 (1964)

Out takes (rushes, cuts) for story featured in CP...