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DEEP FREEZE MOTHER

Deep Freeze Mother (1957)

Footage of mother sitting down with her baby and husband next to her.

 EVICTION OF CARAVANNERS

Eviction Of Caravanners (1958)

People campaign against the eviction of caravan livers in Staines.

FAMILY OF TWENTY-TWO IN ROME

Family Of Twenty-Two In Rome (1937)

Enormous Di Paulo family - with 22 children.

RECORDS BEATEN BY 2 DAYS

Records Beaten By 2 Days (1927)

Marvellous scenes of Mrs. Victor Bruce being welcomed after a record...

TRAGIC AIR DISASTER

Tragic Air Disaster (1930)

Wreckage of a French airliner in which honeymooning couple were killed.

I'M SO GLAD I WON A SINGER

I'm So Glad I Won A Singer (1925)

Mr and Mrs Newman pose in the car they won at Cinema Garden Party...

PRE-FABS FOR THE BUSH aka PRE-FABS FOR AFRICA - CLUSTER PREFABS

Pre-Fabs For The Bush AKA Pre-Fabs For Africa - Cluster Prefabs (1952)

A show demonstrates a...

DOGS' CARAVAN aka DOG'S HOME IS CARAVAN

Dogs' Caravan AKA Dog's Home Is Caravan (1967)

Quirky item about English Mastiff dog who travels in...

THREE SWANS CAN'T WAIT

Three Swans Can't Wait (1961)

Swans being fed after they learnt how to ring bell for service....

JOSIAH CHINAMANO

Josiah Chinamano (1971)

Footage of Josiah Chinamano and his wife

TRANSFER ROBOT 200 - NEW BOND STREET

Transfer Robot 200 - New Bond Street (1961)

Transfer robots 200 in action.

MRS LOVELOCK ANTI-QUEUE CHAMPION

Mrs Lovelock Anti-Queue Champion (1945)

Champion of anti-queue movement, vicar's wife Mrs Lovelock,...

SO SORRY PLEASE - KURUSU'S EXCUSE

So Sorry Please - Kurusu's Excuse (1945)

Japanese Foreign Minister Kurusu claims he knew nothing...

A MODERN FAIRY GODMOTHER

A Modern Fairy Godmother (1922)

Mrs Carl Leyel presents cheques to the winners of the Golden Ballot."

QUEEN'S COINS MINTED

Queen's Coins Minted (1952)

New coins are minted baring the head of the new Queen - Elizabeth II.

300 QUEUE FOR HOUSES

300 Queue For Houses (1964)

People queue overnight to be able to put down a deposit on a new house.

MORE TRICKS OF THE TRADE

More Tricks Of The Trade (1922)

Magic trick demonstration by Mr Rossiter.

INTERNATIONAL RADIO CONFERENCE

International Radio Conference (1950)

Footage of the International radio conference in Copenhagen,...

PET CHIMPANZEE

Pet Chimpanzee (1940)

Pet chimpanzee eating, drinking and playing with its owners.

 HERBERT MORRISON OUT OF BUILDING  aka ERNEST BEVIN

Herbert Morrison Out Of Building AKA Ernest Bevin (1940-1949)

Shots of Ernest Bevin leaving...

MR. BLUNDELL'S SPEECH

Mr. Blundell's Speech (1954)

New Kenyan parliament the central focus of Blundell address to Britain

MAN MAKES HIS OWN AUTOGIRO

Man Makes His Own Autogiro (1960)

Young engineer demonstrates, but doesn't fly, an autogiro in his...

MOUNT VESUVIUS

Mount Vesuvius (1930-1939)

Various shots of Mount Vesuvius erupting.

FATHER OF BRANDON QUADS

Father Of Brandon Quads (1937)

Father of the quadruplet boys receives tragic news - two of the babies...

MIDGETS WEDDING - BLACKPOOL

Midgets Wedding - Blackpool (1938)

Midgets Mr and Mrs Retter get married in Blackpool; a huge crowd...

DUNMOW FLITCH aka THE HAPPIEST HUSBAND AND WIFE

Dunmow Flitch AKA The Happiest Husband And Wife (1922)

Mr & Mrs Samuels win Dunmow Flitch...

[ UNIDENTIFIED SECTION OF NEG ] THE DUNMOW FLITCH

[ Unidentified Section Of Neg ] The Dunmow Flitch (1922)

Mr & Mrs Samuels win Dunmow Flitch...

SOUTHEND CARNIVAL

Southend Carnival (1938)

Lupino Lane judges competition to choose the cutest toddler at Southend...

EVERYONE CAN'T GO TO DEAUVILLE

Everyone Can't Go To Deauville (1924)

A look at high society holiday makers in the South of France.

SOUTHAMPTON'S FAMILY OF 32

Southampton's Family Of 32 (1939)

Mr and Mrs Smith of Southampton, Hampshire, show-off their large...

FRANKFURT - BRITONS WIN DANCE CONTEST

Frankfurt - Britons Win Dance Contest (1952)

Jimmy Cullip and his wife win an International Ballroom...

ALMOST THE 5 MINUTE MILE

Almost The 5 Minute Mile (1954)

Diane Leather misses the mile-in-five-minute-record

£16,000 EDWIN MAKES A NEW START

£16,000 Edwin Makes A New Start (1950)

Miner, Edwin Midgley explains that he will go back to work...

MARIONETTES

Marionettes (1943)

Mr and Mrs Taylor put on human marionette show for children in Darlington, Durham.

A HOUSE OF SHELLS

A House Of Shells (1964)

A Australian couple decorate their house with thousands of shells.

HOLLAND - QUADS FOR ZOO TIGER

Holland - Quads For Zoo Tiger (1965)

Tigress with 4 cubs at Emmen Zoo in the Netherlands.

MRS BARBARA CASTLE VISITS DOCKS

Mrs Barbara Castle Visits Docks (1967)

Minister of Transport Barbara Castle visits Tilbury docks to...

HANDYMAN HANCOCK'S £82 HOUSE

Handyman Hancock's £82 House (1945)

Mr and Mrs Hancock built a house out of material salvaged from...

FRENCH ATOMIC RESEARCH CENTRE AT SACLAY

French Atomic Research Centre At Saclay (1954)

Progress is revealed at French atom plant

MENDES FRANCE IN POSITANO

Mendes France In Positano (1955)

Good shots of French Prime Minister Mr. Mendes-France and his wife...

 AINTREE PREPARES FOR THE BRITISH GRAND PRIX

Aintree Prepares For The British Grand Prix (1957)

Racetrack owners at Aintree look over...

MRS. HILL GIVES BIRTH TO HER 21st CHILD

Mrs. Hill Gives Birth To Her 21st Child (1961)

A jolly Mrs Hill cradling her new born baby and...

64,000,000 LIRE POOLS SCOOP

64,000,000 Lire Pools Scoop (1962)

Mr and Mrs Bertazzoni receive prize after winning Italian football...

WILD BOAR ROAM FREE - FRANCE

Wild Boar Roam Free - France (1963)

An estate in France provides a home for a herd of tame Wild Boar.

MR STEWART ARRIVES FOR TALKS IN POLAND

Mr Stewart Arrives For Talks In Poland (1965)

Mr Stewart arrives for talks to Warsaw, Poland.

INDOOR CRICKET!

Indoor Cricket! (1933)

Cricket lessons are given in a "big West End Store".

SYDNEY - DOWNS SYNDROME CHILDREN

Sydney - Downs Syndrome Children (1940-1949)

New clinic for spastic paralysis victims in Sydney,...

COBB FAMILY FACE SIEGE

Cobb Family Face Siege (1963)

Cobb family in London refusing to leave their flat - they are under...

BEHIND THE SCENES IN TELEVISION

Behind The Scenes In Television (1957)

Hungarian film showing how a television outside broadcast...

HOME BUILT SWIMMING POOL

Home Built Swimming Pool (1967)

Children learn to swim in 'home-made' pool in Fleet.