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JOE BECKETT'S WEDDING

Joe Beckett's Wedding (1923)

Thousands of well wishers wait for boxer Joe Beckett and his new bride.

JOE DAVIS issue title - CHORDS, CUES AND COSTERS

Joe Davis Issue Title - Chords, Cues And Costers (1936)

Snooker player Joe Davis shows us some...

JOE DAVIS SNOOKER

Joe Davis Snooker (1939)

Joe Davis demonstrates several snooker shots.

OUR NEW BILLIARDS CHAMPION

Our New Billiards Champion (1928)

Billiards Champion, Joe Davis, poses with his trophy.

JOE BECKETT AT HOME

Joe Beckett At Home (1920)

Boxer Joe Beckett is seen relaxing in his country home.

FOR THE FIGHT OF HIS LIFE aka FOR THE FLIGHT OF HIS LIFE

For The Fight Of His Life AKA For The Flight Of His Life (1923)

Shots of boxer Joe Beckett in...

BOMBER BRINGS WIFE

Bomber Brings Wife (1948)

Famous US boxer Joe Louis and wife arrive in England.

JOE DAVIS issue title is CALLING ALL STARS

Joe Davis Issue Title Is Calling All Stars (1939)

Billiards ace Joe Davis demonstrates various ways...

JOE DAVIS issue title - WHAT THE DICKENS

Joe Davis Issue Title - What The Dickens (1939-1940)

Billiard player demonstrates how to perform some of...

JOE DAVIS issue title is ON THE SPOT

Joe Davis Issue Title Is On The Spot (1940)

Joe Davis, snooker ace, demonstrates some trick shots.

QUARRY AND GOAT issue title - HOT AND COLD

Quarry And Goat Issue Title - Hot And Cold (1942)

A goat and pig are mascots of a limestone quarry.

OLD JOE

Old Joe (1926)

Shots of Old Joe, Life's Guards' veteran charger, before he retires to Windsor Castle.

CARD CURIOSITIES

Card Curiosities (1944)

We are informed how a pack of cards relates to the yearly calendar.

JOE LOUIS - BOXING CHAMPION

Joe Louis - Boxing Champion (1937)

Nice shots of boxer Joe Louis - he talks about his forthcoming...

TOMMY FARR IN AMERICA

Tommy Farr In America (1937)

British boxer Tommy Farr arrives in US for his fight with Joe Louis.

'HOLIDAY' FOR JOE DAVIS

'holiday' For Joe Davis (1946)

Snooker champion Joe Davis relaxes on holiday and takes a golf lesson.

JOE LOUIS AND CONN IN TRAINING

Joe Louis And Conn In Training (1946)

Boxers Joe Louis and Billy Conn in training.

JOE LOUIS SPARRING

Joe Louis Sparring (1948)

Boxer Joe Louis sparring with Pat Comiskey.

PATERSON V CURRAN BOXING

Paterson V Curran Boxing (1946)

Cuts from newsreel story 46/56 - Patterson V Curran fight.

LOONIE LIDS

Loonie Lids (1930-1939)

Great Joe Noble cartoon illustrating his ideas for hats of the future.

SOCK SPECIALISTS TUNE UP

Sock Specialists Tune Up (1948)

Joe Louis and Joe Walcott train for the world heavyweight title fight.

 JOE LOUIS & JERSEY JOE WALCOTT

Joe Louis & Jersey Joe Walcott (1948)

World heavyweight boxing contenders Joe Louis and Joe Walcott...

DARTS CHAMP

Darts Champ (1963)

Darts champion Joe Hitchcock shows off his skills with a number of stunts involving...

GORILLA TAKES A BATH

Gorilla Takes A Bath (1967)

Joe the baby gorilla has a bath at Twycross Zoo.

FEARLESS JOE

Fearless Joe (1932)

Fearless Joe the Chimpanzee meets some lion cubs and pulls their tails.

THAT

That "Bodyline" Argument (1934)

Animated diagrams by Joe Noble explain the difference between normal...

JUST BUMPS

Just Bumps (1936)

An entertaining item about Phrenology and how bumps on your head determine the brain...

JOCKEY'S DONKEY DERBY

Jockey's Donkey Derby (1920)

Much fun is had by all at the Jockey's Donkey Derby.

WEMBLEY FA CUP

Wembley Fa Cup (1923)

Pitch invasion at first Wembley FA Cup resulted in all ticket games ever after.

A BREAK FOR JOE DAVIS

A Break For Joe Davis (1946)

Snooker ace Joe Davis plays golf, he then demonstrates trick shot in...

COMMANDO RUGBY IN TEST DRAW

Commando Rugby In Test Draw (1946)

England and Australia draw in a rugby match at Sydney, Australia.

THE SUPER JUGGLER

The Super Juggler (1935)

Great tricks involving billiard balls and a goldfish bowl by expert juggler Joe...

CASTLEFORD - MARBLE CONTEST BETWEEN GREAT BRITAIN AND U.S.A.

Castleford - Marble Contest Between Great Britain And U.S.A. (1953)

Men from Texas come to...

Special - WELCOME TO CUP WINNERS

Special - Welcome To Cup Winners (1951)

Newcastle United footballers arrive home with FA Cup.

JOE DAVIS issue title is THE VERY IDEA

Joe Davis Issue Title Is The Very Idea (1939)

Snooker champ Joe Davis does tricks shots and gives us...

KNOTS

Knots (1940)

Joe Noble demonstrates how to tie a variety of knots.

CLICHES

Cliches (1944)

Joe Noble illustrates various cliches through cartoons and sketches.

JOE DAVIS

Joe Davis (1950)

Snooker expert Joe Davis shows us some snooker tricks at Leicester Square Hall.

KANE V CORNELIS AT BELLE VUE MANCHESTER

Kane V Cornelis At Belle Vue Manchester (1947)

Peter Kane beats Joe Cornelis on points in bantam...

SUPERSTITIONS

Superstitions (1943)

Cartoonist Joe Noble explores various superstitions and lucky charms. No soundtrack.

LT STILWELL ARRIVES IN DELHI

Lt Stilwell Arrives In Delhi

American General Stilwell arrives by plane in Delhi, India.

SERGEANT JOE LOUIS

Sergeant Joe Louis (1942)

Good footage of boxer Joe Louis after joining the army.

GEORGES CARPENTIER V JOE BECKETT

Georges Carpentier V Joe Beckett (1919)

George Carpentier beats Joe Beckett for the European...

JOE FRAZIER IN TRAINING

Joe Frazier In Training (1971)

Joe Frazier training for boxing match against Muhammad Ali

THAT

That "Bodyline" Argument (1934)

Animated diagrams by Joe Noble explain the difference between normal...

SHEFFIELD STEEL WORKS

Sheffield Steel Works (1948)

Men showing their skills at Sheffield steel works.

MAX SCHMELING - INTERVIEWED BEFORE LOUIS FIGHT

Max Schmeling - Interviewed Before Louis Fight (1935)

Boxer Max Schmeling is talks about his...

A DISPUTED MILE

A Disputed Mile (1936)

Athlete Glenn Cunningham wins 1 mile indoor track event - with some controversy!

JOE LOUIS WRESTLER

Joe Louis Wrestler (1956)

World's Heavyweight Boxing Champion tries his luck in wrestling ring.

JOE LOUIS RESIGNS HIS TITLE

Joe Louis Resigns His Title (1949)

The heavyweight boxing champion Joe Louis resigns his title. United...