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SILVERSTONE RACING

Silverstone Racing (1958)

Vintage car race in Silverstone organised and sponsored by Vintage Sports Car...

TUTTI MEN CEREMONY

Tutti Men Ceremony (1958)

Tutti men (two members of the local council) collect 'Tutti dues' - kiss or a...

FIREFLY RACING DINGHY

Firefly Racing Dinghy (1958)

A little film about making sailing dinghy by using a new method - hot...

ANTIQUE WALKING STICKS

Antique Walking Sticks (1958)

A walking sticks expert (rabologist) is cataloguing great collection of...

PLASTICINE SOLDIERS

Plasticine Soldiers (1958)

17 years old boy makes plasticine soldiers with unbelievable precision.

CAT AND MICE

Cat And Mice (1958)

Mice playing with cat - fantastic!

PUB CLINIC

Pub Clinic (1958)

Mothers lectured on childcare by health visitor and children examined by doctor - in...

GLASS DOME STUDIO

Glass Dome Studio (1958)

An experimental prototype of new type of a studio - a sphere made of triangular...

SHOWGIRLS' HOUSEBOAT

Showgirls' Houseboat (1958)

London's Latin Quarter dancers helping a friend to redecorate her yacht -...

MOTORING INN

Motoring Inn (1958)

Pub owner obsessed with vintage cars decorates his pub accordingly.

RANCH HOUSE

Ranch House (1958)

Mr Robert Patience, a western fan, creates a piece of Wild West in Essex.

ELECTRICALLY POWERED MODEL PLANES

Electrically Powered Model Planes (1958)

A man makes electrically powered model planes and boats for...

NAVY CADETS aka PUBLIC SCHOOL CADETS

Navy Cadets AKA Public School Cadets (1958)

Creating 'the backbone of tomorrow's Royal and Merchant...

TULIP TIME beware - other Colour Pics share this title

Tulip Time Beware - Other Colour Pics Share This Title (1958)

'Tulip Time' festival in Spalding,...

DUTCH FARM

Dutch Farm (1958)

Windmill girl photo shoot in Dutch farm surrounding - not as glamorous as it sounds.

CANADIAN STYLE HOMES

Canadian Style Homes (1958)

Exhibition of the new Canadian house designs which encourage use of timber...

CHINESE VILLAGE aka CHINESE CITY

Chinese Village AKA Chinese City (1958)

Scenes from shooting of 'Inn of the Sixth Happiness' - great...

TRANSISTORS

Transistors (1958)

Film reminds us that transistor revolution of the 50's was as big as the microchip...

LUXURY BED

Luxury Bed (1959)

Mighty bed - get it and you won't need to get up. Rather like the Internet but more...

YELLOW BIRD TALBOT BROTHERS

Yellow Bird Talbot Brothers (1959)

Talbot Brothers from Bermuda sing "Yellow Bird" - beginnings of...

STRONG MAN beware - other Colour Pics share this title

Strong Man Beware - Other Colour Pics Share This Title (1959)

Ireland's strongest man, Butty...

GOLD BEATING

Gold Beating (1959)

Bar of gold is thinned, cut and hammered until it became spreadable and used for...

LIFE ABOARD SHIP

Life Aboard Ship (1959)

People enjoy luxurious Mediterranean cruise aboard S. S. Arcadia - fantastic!

SOCCER STAR AT HOME

Soccer Star At Home (1959)

Fulham footballer Jim Langley has 60000 cigarette cards - he has been...

INDIAN MUSEUM

Indian Museum (1959)

At the Commonwealth Institute in London, children learn about Indian culture.

MODERN TELEPHONE

Modern Telephone (1959)

Short film about invention of answering machine - watch it to see how huge they...

HIGHLAND CATTLE

Highland Cattle (1959)

Little film about shaggy cattle of Scottish Highlands. Very cute animals - makes...

BEARD RESEARCH

Beard Research (1959)

Scientists use complex equipment to do research on shaving - unfortunately, no...

INK ARTIST

Ink Artist (1959)

Artist Peter Thompson modifies Chinese 'free brush' style to create unique images in...

TALBOT BROTHERS

Talbot Brothers (1959)

Talbot Brothers sing "Bermuda Buggy Ride".

RESEARCH INTO PILOTS EYES

Research Into Pilots Eyes (1959)

Research on effects of flying on pilots' eyes and balance is made...

TABLE TENNIS SQUASH

Table Tennis Squash (1959)

With this new 'Smash table', one can choose whether to play table tennis...

CRAZY CAFE

Crazy Cafe (1959)

Magician chef cooks egg shells, makes coffee out of nothing and toast by heating paper...

FLAGPOLE CLEANERS

Flagpole Cleaners (1959)

Men cleaning flagpoles on top of Selfridges - uncomfortable for those with fear...

ARMOURED CARS

Armoured Cars (1959)

Testing of new army vehicle 'Saladin' - "designed to be the principal reconnaissance...

GREYHOUND TRAINING

Greyhound Training (1959)

Greyhounds - from puppies to racetracks. Great shots of even greater dogs.

TV T.V. CAMERA HELPS BUILDING

Tv T.V. Camera Helps Building (1959)

TV camera is used for inspection of holes - prevents workers...

DO IT YOURSELF FLOWERS

Do It Yourself Flowers (1959)

Horrid looking plastic flowers being imported from Italy only to have...

INTERPLANETARY ART

Interplanetary Art (1959)

Enrico Baj, artist, creates a new painting on gallery floor - fantastic work....

NYLON FASHIONS

Nylon Fashions (1959)

Nylon Fair in London - Sneak Preview of 70's burst of colours and cuts. Polyester...

WORLD IN ONE ROOM

World In One Room (1959)

Foods of the World feast - pizza, hot dog, fish and chips & caviar, all served...

OUT TAKES / CUTS FROM CP 224 - reel 2 of 2 - DO IT YOURSELF FLOWERS and NYLON...

Out Takes / Cuts From Cp 224 - Reel 2 Of 2 - Do It Yourself Flowers And Nylon... (1959)

Out...

FOLDING CARAVAN

Folding Caravan (1959)

Little caravan unfolds to accommodate two adults and a child.

DOG'S SAFETY SCHOOL

Dog's Safety School (1959)

Dogs learn road safety at their weekly instructional class.

NEW SCHOOL

New School (1959)

Marvels of 50's comprehensive education - boys are operating machines while girls cook...

DEBS RACING

Debs Racing (1959)

Susan Hampshire goes downhill in a soapbox on wheels - 'engineless car race'.

POINT TO POINT  POINT-TO-POINT

Point To Point Point-To-Point (1959)

In Friars Wash, Hertfordshire, people enjoy a local horse race.

LILIPUT LINE

Liliput Line (1959)

A man in Torquay makes model boats to perfection.

BRIDGE DEMOLITION

Bridge Demolition (1959)

Marvels of communication - engineers, ground troops and helicopters join in...

BATTLE OF THE BROOK

Battle Of The Brook (1959)

Annual tug-of-war contest in village of Geddington - the main prize is firkin...