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EGG HARBOUR

Egg Harbour (1930)

Short segment showing a cock fight - audience not seen.

BEAVER

Beaver (1930)

Strange sea creatures and a beaver are featured - short segment.

VENUS FLY TRAP

Venus Fly Trap (1930)

Short segment showing a Venus Fly Trap at work.

SOLDIER HANDLING LIZARD

Soldier Handling Lizard (1930)

A soldier "hypnotises" a large lizard.

JAPANESE BABY BEING CARRIED ON MOTHER'S BACK

Japanese Baby Being Carried On Mother's Back (1930)

Two stories - Japanese way of carrying a baby...

GOOSE FARM

Goose Farm (1930)

Short shot of a large number of geese at a goose farm in United States.

WHAT IS IT?  MONKEY, DOG OR BEAR?

What Is It? Monkey, Dog Or Bear? (1930)

Strange animal that looks like a cross between a monkey a...

"Nifties" (1930)

A restaurant where you fish for your own supper is featured.

MAN MAKING GOLD

Man Making Gold (1930)

One shot of an elderly scientist practising alchemy.

MAN KILLING STEED

Man Killing Steed (1930)

Bucking bronco device is used on a "dude ranch" - bad decomposition damage...

HALIOTIS AND STARFISH

Haliotis And Starfish (1930)

Underwater filming of various sea creatures.

CAT MOTHERS CHICK

Cat Mothers Chick (1930)

A cat acts as surrogate mother to five small chicks.

BARBERS SHOP

Barbers Shop (1927)

Short film showing a barber preparing himself for work.

ONE ARMED MAN MAKING BIRD HOUSES

One Armed Man Making Bird Houses (1927)

Short extract showing an American man who makes bird houses...

PETS - DOG WITH COUGAR

Pets - Dog With Cougar (1930)

A cougar plays with a dog.

FIFTH AVENUE - EASTER PARADE

Fifth Avenue - Easter Parade

Fashions change in New York from 1906 - 1926.

ODD-JOBS record a

Odd-Jobs Record A (1927)

Various jobs are featured - stunt flying, deep sea diving, totem pole carvers,...

"Orienta" (1930)

Various scenes in India - including children who are reputedly married at an early age.

MEXICAN CANDIES

Mexican Candies (1930)

Processes involved in making sweets from cactus plants in Texas.

BLIND MAN FELLING TREES AND CHOPPING WOOD

Blind Man Felling Trees And Chopping Wood (1927)

A blind man chops a tree down then does some...

MAKING DECOY DUCKS

Making Decoy Ducks (1927)

Craftsman at work carving decoy ducks.

FACE OF ABRAHAM LINCOLN IN ROCK

Face Of Abraham Lincoln In Rock (1930)

The face of the great American President allegedly carved into...

SCIENTIFIC CURIOSITIES

Scientific Curiosities (1930)

Man looks through a microscope at a drop of water - we see all the...

TOAD MADE OF STONE - LEGEND

Toad Made Of Stone - Legend (1930)

Short extract about a toad captured in stone that survives when...

ACE PHOTOGRAPHER KHAN AT WORK - MUNICH

Ace Photographer Khan At Work - Munich (1961)

German top fashion photographer Karl Hans Von Ludwig...

BACK HOME

Back Home (1927)

Short segment showing a group of fishermen making what appears to be a very large net.

MERRY GO ROUND RESTAURANT

Merry Go Round Restaurant (1926)

Quirky restaurant with a conveyor belt transporting various foodstuffs...

PAINTED INDIANS

Painted Indians (1930)

Anthropological film investigating the ritual and lifestyle of tribes in Brazil.

TOWN CRIER

Town Crier (1930)

Two stories - an American town crier and a Brazilian man who speaks many dead languages.

ARMISTICE DAY 1918

Armistice Day 1918 (1918)

Celebrations around the world after the news of Germany's surrender.

RARE BITS AKA 5TH AVENUE FASHIONS

Rare Bits AKA 5th Avenue Fashions (1906-1926)

Street scenes in New York in 1906, 1916 and 1926.

HERE AND THERE

Here And There (1930)

Men at work - timber industry in China and salvaging resin in Virginia, U.S.A.

NOVELTY CARS

Novelty Cars (1930)

Various weird and wonderful cars are presented to the camera.

SEAMAN'S CHURCH

Seaman's Church (1930)

Great footage of an evangelical preacher who gives his sermon from a ship's mast.

"Pedal-Power" (1924)

Various means of transportation including rickshaws and sedan chairs.

COME TO BRITAIN GIRL aka POSTER GIRL TOURS LONDON

Come To Britain Girl AKA Poster Girl Tours London (1958)

A tour around London tourist attractions...

CAN PETS BE WILD?

Can Pets Be Wild? (1930)

Silly animal stuff - unedited Walter Futter Curiosities material.

FACES

Faces (1929)

Various faces are contrasted including American Indians, an Arabian Sheik and a Chinese man.

PICTURE CURIOSITIES

Picture Curiosities (1920-1929)

Compilation of stunt footage and "curiosities" - unusual people, Hollywood...