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OPERATIC SINGER WITH SYNCHRONISED SOUND

Operatic Singer With Synchronised Sound

Early method of producing sound film is demonstrated.

ASSEMBLING A MOTOR CYCLE IN TWENTY MINUTES!

Assembling A Motor Cycle In Twenty Minutes! (1925)

Two men rush to assemble a motorcycle in record...

WEDDING OF MISS JEAN NICHOLL - DUBLIN aka TENNIS STAR WEDS

Wedding Of Miss Jean Nicholl - Dublin AKA Tennis Star Weds (1943)

This is duplicate of Pathe...

MILLIONS FOR ALUMINIUM aka ALUMINIUM FROM CANADA

Millions For Aluminium AKA Aluminium From Canada (1943)

This is a copy of the story "Aluminium...

TRAINS AS TARGET aka STRAFING TACTICS

Trains As Target AKA Strafing Tactics (1943)

This is a copy of the story "Strafing Tactics" - tape...

BOMBS GONE aka AMERICAN BOMBERS CONTINUE DAYLIGHT EXPLOITS

Bombs Gone AKA American Bombers Continue Daylight Exploits (1943)

This is a copy of the story...

WOT! NO THRILLS? version 2

Wot! No Thrills? Version 2 (1946)

Sunday Chronicle Chess Tournament with Arturo Pomar and motorcycle...

YOUR WORLD IN 9 MINUTES Beware - other items share this title

Your World In 9 Minutes Beware - Other Items Share This Title (1946)

Title card for the issue...

HIKERS GRAMOPHONE

Hikers Gramophone (1937)

Two hikers have music while they walk after they rig up a gramophone suspended...

Selected originals - PRINCESS GOES TO WASHINGTON

Selected Originals - Princess Goes To Washington (1965)

Material relating to newsreel story...

Selected Originals - SEALAND FORT

Selected Originals - Sealand Fort (1969)

Material relating to newsreel story SEALAND FORT in 69/9.

Selected Originals - CONCORDE PREPARATION

Selected Originals - Concorde Preparation (1969)

Material relating to newsreel story CONCORDE...

BIRTH OF A LINER

Birth Of A Liner (1928)

Lovely documentary about the building of new ocean liners and about life on...

JOURNEY THROUGH BRITAIN EXCERPTS

Journey Through Britain Excerpts (1965)

The wonders of Britain - documentary made to encourage...

THE WORLD'S LARGEST BIBLE

The World's Largest Bible (1931)

An enormous bible is shown to us by the man who spent two years making...

GIANT AIRSHIP 'MACON'

Giant Airship 'macon' (1933)

Very good footage of the exterior and the interior of the airship 'Macon'.

INVENTION

Invention (1929)

Nifty device for changing gramophone needles.

ANOTHER MOTOR TRAIN

Another Motor Train (1933)

A high speed train is demonstrated in France.

WINDING WOOL

Winding Wool (1936)

A novel way to wind wool - put the bobbin onto a spinning record player and let it...

TALKING ROAD SIGNALS

Talking Road Signals (1963)

Talking roadside electronic equipment talks to drivers through car radio.

RECORD PLAYER - EARLY SOUND FILM

Record Player - Early Sound Film (1903-1933)

Very early footage of male opera singer performing (with...

THE MAGIC BOX aka JACK HYLTON & HMV

The Magic Box AKA Jack Hylton & Hmv (1931)

Jack Hylton and his band perform 'Choo-Choo' as we see...

THE CHAMPION

The Champion (1933)

A large baby is presented as some kind of a freak in this bad taste item.

CAN YOU BELIEVE YOUR EARS NO. 2

Can You Believe Your Ears No. 2 (1937)

Mystery noises are played against a black screen - the source...

TALLEST MAN issue title is PATHE PICTORIAL LOOKS AT OTHER PEOPLE'S PROBLEMS

Tallest Man Issue Title Is Pathe Pictorial Looks At Other People's Problems (1947)

Item about...

FALL OF A FEATHER

Fall Of A Feather (1949)

A giant amplifier exaggerates the sound of a falling feather millions of times...

ULTRA CLOSE-UPS

Ultra Close-Ups (1953)

Quiz where we have to guess the everyday objects seen in ultra close-up.

NEW RECORD AUTOMATION IN 'MOOD' RESTAURANT

New Record Automation In 'mood' Restaurant (1957)

Good item showing new juke box in 'mood'...

BAKLAX PLASTICS FACTORY IN CZECHOSLOVAKIA

Baklax Plastics Factory In Czechoslovakia (1947)

Plastics making in Baklax plastic factory in...

MAKING A RECORD

Making A Record (1918-1924)

How a gramophone record is made - the various processes.

A PAGE FROM THE PAST

A Page From The Past (1933)

Francis Jehl, who worked with Edison, shows us the original phonograph...

USXP38 EXPERIMENTAL PLANE

Usxp38 Experimental Plane (1946)

Attempt at world speed record by XP 38 Thunderjet.

OUT TAKES / CUTS FROM CP 623 - reel 1 of 2 - LES SWINGLES

Out Takes / Cuts From Cp 623 - Reel 1 Of 2 - Les Swingles (1966)

Out takes (cuts, rushes) for...

AS MODEST AS BRAVE!

As Modest As Brave! (1932)

Filmed interview with Amelia Earhart after her transatlantic flight.

BY OVER 4,000 FEET

By Over 4,000 Feet (1932)

Female flyer Mayse Hilz takes off on record breaking altitude flight - she is...

WOMAN'S AIR ENDURANCE RECORD aka WOMENS AIR ENDURANCE RECORD

Woman's Air Endurance Record AKA Womens Air Endurance Record (1930)

French woman pilot Maryse...

THE MOTOR CARAVAN

The Motor Caravan (1931)

Footage of holiday makers taking an early caravan out for a break in the...

THE SKIPPER!

The Skipper! (1931)

Champion Skipper Mr J Lewis does some nifty skipping in the studio.

CAMERA INTERVIEW - MISS MURIEL GUNN

Camera Interview - Miss Muriel Gunn (1927)

Athletics champion Muriel Gunn demonstrates her hurdling...

BILLY MAYERL

Billy Mayerl (1935)

Pianist Billy Mayerl plays the largest piano in the world.

NYMPHS FROM HOLLAND

Nymphs From Holland (1931)

Various shots of the Dutch Ladies' Swimming Team - they pose and demonstrate...

DUTCH PUBLIC RECORDS TAKEN TO SAFETY

Dutch Public Records Taken To Safety (1939)

Footage of Dutch public records being stored in...

LARGE AUSTRALIAN BULL

Large Australian Bull (1937)

The Australian voiceover describes this animal as the biggest bull in the...

LONG MOUSTACHE

Long Moustache (1937)

Mr Williams of Margate claims to have the longest moustache in the country at 15...

SHAVING  issue title - WHY BRING THAT UP?

Shaving Issue Title - Why Bring That Up? (1937)

A 72 year old barber in Bolton claims to be the...

PUPS issue title is HERE'S HOW

Pups Issue Title Is Here's How (1937)

Cocker Spaniel in New Zealand with unusually large litter of 10...

BALL PUNCHER issue title - NUMBER ENGAGED !

Ball Puncher Issue Title - Number Engaged ! (1941)

Footage of Kid Brunnel in training to beat the...

RECORDS OFFICE

Records Office (1968)

Researchers gather at the Public Record Office to look at secret documents just...

BLUEBIRD

Bluebird (1950)

Item about the speed car 'Bluebird' up for sale at car dealer in Wembley, London.

ECHO CHAMBER

Echo Chamber (1952)

Footage of sound recordists demonstrating how sound recordings are played back....