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CUSTOMS STRIKE

Customs Strike (1946)

Customs guards at Franco Belgian frontier play cards as loaded cars cross border...

FRENCH FRONTIER CUSTOMS GO ON STRIKE

French Frontier Customs Go On Strike (1946)

Customs guards at Franco Belgian frontier play cards as...

 FRENCH CUSTOMS PROBE

French Customs Probe (1947)

Pathe Joins A French Customs Probe looking for smuggled contraband.

CUSTOMS + EXCISE WAR MEMORIAL

Customs + Excise War Memorial (1955)

Chancellor of the Exchequer unveils the 1939-45 Customs and...

ANYTHING TO DECLARE?

Anything To Declare? (1923)

Customs officials search cars in Ireland.

THE DUTCH CUSTOMS

The Dutch Customs (1947)

Item showing Dutch customs officials at work. Holland (The Netherlands).

KEEPING UP - ANCIENT CUSTOM

Keeping Up - Ancient Custom (1929)

Opening Fox Hunt in Beaumaris, is marked with ancient ceremony,...

WASHINGTON - U.S. CUSTOMS

Washington - U.S. Customs (1936)

Customs and police in America seize and destroy large quantity of...

KWEER KONTINENTAL KUSTOMERS

Kweer Kontinental Kustomers (1937)

A look at how customs officers in France and Belgium search for...

"Bless This House!" (1935)

The old Tyrollean custom of blessing houses on Twelfth Night, by three men...

ACCORDING TO ANCIENT CUSTOM

According To Ancient Custom (1928)

Apprentice butchers stand covered in 1,100 calves tails as part of...

Selected Originals - CUSTOMS + EXCISE WAR MEMORIAL

Selected Originals - Customs + Excise War Memorial (1955)

Material related to newsreel story...

SOMEONE IS GOING SHORT OF CHRISTMAS SPIRITS!

Someone Is Going Short Of Christmas Spirits! (1932)

American customs officials continue prohibition...

THE PADSTOW

The Padstow "Hobby Hoss" (1932)

Ancient custom carried out in the streets of a Cornwall Town - men...

THE SMUGGLING RACKET - PATHE JOINS A FRENCH CUSTOMS PROBE

The Smuggling Racket - Pathe Joins A French Customs Probe (1947)

A funny little film about...

ANY PICTURES TO DECLARE?

Any Pictures To Declare? (1956)

Artists at the Customs and Excise hold art exhibition at Royal...

QUAINT CORNISH CUSTOMS - BUSINESS CEASES WHILST TOWNSFOLK PLAY CENTURIES - OLD...

Quaint Cornish Customs - Business Ceases Whilst Townsfolk Play Centuries - Old... (1914-1919)

Hurling...

SEIZED YACHT YIELDS $250,000 PRE-WAR LIQUOR

Seized Yacht Yields $250,000 Pre-War Liquor

Customs officers seize contraband whisky.

MAYPOLE

Maypole (1914-1918)

Children dancing round maypoles at two different locations.

SPANISH CUSTOMS

Spanish Customs (1914-1918)

Giant Bugs of papier-mache in Public Square.

SMUGGLERS AHOY aka SMUGGLING CHASE OVER TYRRHENIAN SEA

Smugglers Ahoy AKA Smuggling Chase Over Tyrrhenian Sea (1956)

First ever pictures of an actual...

MAKING BROOCHES AND RINGS FROM PEBBLES

Making Brooches And Rings From Pebbles (1966)

Woman making brooches and rings from pebbles.

ON THE GERMAN-CZECH BORDER

On The German-Czech Border (1968)

People still cross the Czech-German border despite concerns about...

GALLICAN GYPSIES

Gallican Gypsies (1910)

Footage of gypsies in Spain, dancing etc.

OLD TIME CUSTOM

Old Time Custom (1914-1918)

Yeomen of the guard; c.1918.

ACCORDING TO EASTERN CUSTOM

According To Eastern Custom (1927)

A ship is launched in Scotland with full Indian ceremony.

AN OLD TIME CUSTOM!

An Old Time Custom! (1933)

Parade in Macon, France in celebration of the annual Burgundy Wine Festival.

AN OLD ITALIAN CUSTOM

An Old Italian Custom (1932)

Fishermen in Sicily carry out the long tradition of fishing for Honey...

SWEDEN'S LUCIA 1951  QUEEN OF LIGHT  IN ITALY

Sweden's Lucia 1951 Queen Of Light In Italy (1951)

Charming Swedish custom - Queen of Light.

BARBER V. CAFE

Barber V. Cafe (1954)

Customers having shave in coffee house and customers drinking coffee in barbers !...

AMERICAN TOURISTS IN CANADA ON BUYING SPREE aka AMERICAN TOURIST

American Tourists In Canada On Buying Spree AKA American Tourist (1948)

American tourists in...

SEIZING THE SOURCE OF SUPPLY aka ILLEGAL SPIRITS AND BEER

Seizing The Source Of Supply AKA Illegal Spirits And Beer

Prohibition era customs...

THE FLAG BEARER

The Flag Bearer (1934)

Annual custom of flag swinging in an Austrian village.

SHOE SHINE issue title is HERE'S HOW aka SHOEBLACK'S CHAIR

Shoe Shine Issue Title Is Here's How AKA Shoeblack's Chair (1937)

Enterprising shoe shiner...

COUNCIL OF EUROPE FILM - CALAIS & DOVER

Council Of Europe Film - Calais & Dover (1949)

Council of Europe film showing people crossing...

SOLO RUBBER DINGHY BID TO CROSS ATLANTIC BY DEREK HEATH aka SOLO DINGHY BID

Solo Rubber Dinghy Bid To Cross Atlantic By Derek Heath AKA Solo Dinghy Bid (1968)

Derek...

WOMEN GROCERS

Women Grocers (1914-1918)

Good footage of women working in Sainsbury's grocers during World War One.

BY THE KING - A PROCLAMATION

By The King - A Proclamation (1929)

The ancient ceremony of dissolving Parliament takes place outside...

FRANCO-SPANISH BORDER CLOSED

Franco-Spanish Border Closed (1946)

France closes Spanish border after United Nations declare Franco's...

MAN GROWS HIS OWN TOBACCO

Man Grows His Own Tobacco (1947)

Cuts from newsreel 47/76 - Kenneth McDonald grows his own tobacco.

SWAN UPPING

Swan Upping (1926)

Traditional custom of marking the swans on the River Thames.

OLD ENGLISH CUSTOMS record d

Old English Customs Record D (1950-1959)

A documentary about British traditions - street football, marbles,...

"It's An Old Manx Custom" (1930)

Celebrations in the Isle of Man at the opening of their Parliament -...

ITS AN OLD ROMANY CUSTOM

Its An Old Romany Custom (1934)

Romany Gipsies are forced to leave camp and move to modern houses -...

POOLE'S NOT OUT OF BOUNDS

Poole's Not Out Of Bounds (1965)

Jurymen and pirates stage mock battle at beating of the bounds...

A REAL WAR WEDDING

A Real War Wedding (1914-1918)

Bride travels 4,000 miles to wed wounded Canadian Volunteer.

BEATING THE BOUNDS OF LONDON

Beating The Bounds Of London (1920-1929)

Schoolboys beat the bounds of London.

SHOE REPAIRS

Shoe Repairs (1952)

Footage of shoe repair shop in which customers can repair own shoes. Essex.

OLD ENGLISH CUSTOMS record c

Old English Customs Record C (1950-1959)

A documentary about British traditions - street football, marbles,...

BOX OF SHAMROCK FOR THE KING

Box Of Shamrock For The King (1950)

Sergeant Coffee brings box of shamrock from Eire for King George...