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THE BARTELS SISTERS IN THEIR ACROBATIC REPERTORY

The Bartels Sisters In Their Acrobatic Repertory

The two Bartels sisters on stage doing...

LES SIX SOEURS DAINEF - THE SIX SISTERS DAINEF

Les Six Soeurs Dainef - The Six Sisters Dainef

The Dainef sisters perform their acrobatic...

CARNATION FARM

Carnation Farm (1966)

Beautiful carnations are carefully nurtured at a farm in Worthing then picked and...

MISS MURIEL WILSON & LIEUTENANT R. E. WARDE M.C. MARRIED AT HULL

Miss Muriel Wilson & Lieutenant R. E. Warde M.C. Married At Hull (1914-1918)

Captain Stanley Wilson...

THE BEVERLEY SISTERS

The Beverley Sisters (1947)

The Beverley Sisters sing 'Her Bathing Suit Never Got Wet'.

THE BATTLE FOR

The Battle For "Sister Jane" (1933)

Students in Liverpool throw flour bombs and battle for the...

VIENNESE SINGING SISTERS

Viennese Singing Sisters (1938)

The Viennese Singing Sisters perform 'Memories of Chopin'.

JUST DANCERS - BY THE MILNE SISTERS

Just Dancers - By The Milne Sisters (1931)

Good acrobatic dance routine by the Milne Sisters.

SPINNERS AND STEPPERS

Spinners And Steppers (1932)

Tap dancing routine with a difference - done inside twirling lassos.

NICHOLL SISTERS

Nicholl Sisters (1937)

The Nicholl sisters perform a speciality dance with two balloons.

NICHOLL SISTERS issue title TWO'S COMPANY

Nicholl Sisters Issue Title Two's Company (1937)

Nicholl sisters, identical twins, perform dance...

DONNA SISTERS issue title ANTIPODES CALLING

Donna Sisters Issue Title Antipodes Calling (1938)

Donna sisters perform tap dancing and acrobatic...

FARMING NUNS

Farming Nuns (1967)

Nuns at Ladywell convent farm and repair outbuildings on the land. Godalming, Surrey....

VICTORIA LINE OPENED

Victoria Line Opened (1968)

Item showing first stage of Victoria Line underground in operation. London.

 NEW BICYCLE FOR SISTER GEMMA

New Bicycle For Sister Gemma (1959)

Boys surprise local nun with gift of new bike by ambushing her...

TROUSER FASHIONS

Trouser Fashions (1964)

Great new fashions in trousers for women - some adorable outfits.

BRAVE NURSE HONOURED

Brave Nurse Honoured (1934)

Brave nurse receives medal from the King.

WHILE FATHER FLIGHTS aka WHILE FATHER FIGHTS

While Father Flights AKA While Father Fights (1935)

Children whose parents have gone to fight are...

LIKE LIFE ...AND LIFE-LIKE!

Like Life ...And Life-Like! (1934)

South African sculptor Sister Voshter at work, crafting the head of...

THE RHYTHM SISTERS

The Rhythm Sisters (1937)

Trio of women singers perform song - 'South Sea Island Magic'.

A MATCH OR TWO - TWO LITTLE TRICKS BY THE HOUSTON SISTERS

A Match Or Two - Two Little Tricks By The Houston Sisters (1926)

A magic trick involving a coin...

SEWING A BOAT

Sewing A Boat (1933)

A small boat is made by gluing then stitching pieces of wood together.

CROYDON aka THE PETER'S SISTERS FLY TO PARIS FROM CROYDON

Croydon AKA The Peter's Sisters Fly To Paris From Croydon (1939)

The Peter's sisters leave...

SOBBING SISTERS

Sobbing Sisters (1944)

German mortar guns in action on Russian front and Human cannon ball at American...

THE CARSON SISTERS

The Carson Sisters (1935)

Excellent variety act - the harmony singing, accordion playing and sax tooting...

THE RHYTHM SISTERS

The Rhythm Sisters (1936)

Harmony singing trio The Rhythm Sisters perform 'Weather Man' in the studio.

VICTORY BISLEY MEET aka VICTORY BISLIM MEET

Victory Bisley Meet AKA Victory Bislim Meet (1919)

Sister F.G. Preston firing during the Bisley...

BOSWELL TWINS

Boswell Twins (1939)

The Boswell twins mirror each others movements in a graceful but acrobatic dance.

Selected Originals - ROYAL BABY - THE QUEEN A BOY

Selected Originals - Royal Baby - The Queen A Boy (1960)

Material relating to newsreel story...

OLD SISTERS LEAVE THE HENHOUSE

Old Sisters Leave The Henhouse (1964)

Two elderly sisters leave their shack home to enter Old People's...

JOURNEY TO SANCTUARY

Journey To Sanctuary (1966)

Eight nuns expelled from China find sanctuary in Hong Kong.

THE BEVERLEY SISTERS

The Beverley Sisters (1947)

The Beverley Sisters sing "Down in the Valley".

BABY'S INCUBATOR

Baby's Incubator (1949)

Good item showing baby Brian Heaney in incubator at King's College Hospital,...

CHILDREN'S HOSPITAL

Children's Hospital (1953)

Parents visit their children in hospital in Nottingham.

BARGEES' DOCTOR

Bargees' Doctor (1949)

Sister Mary Ward attends to bargees' families from her cottage by the canal.

MOSCOW ARTS THEATRE LEAVE FOR LONDON

Moscow Arts Theatre Leave For London (1958)

Director of Moscow Arts Theatre speaks about imminent...

THE ADAMS SISTERS

The Adams Sisters (1929-1931)

Lovely item showing the gorgeous Adams Sisters singing 'Underneath The Blue'.

 RACING AT GOODWOOD

Racing At Goodwood (1976)

Good shots of people watching the horse races at Goodwood.

MODERN FLORENCE NIGHTINGALE

Modern Florence Nightingale (1914-1918)

Dutch nurse Sister Martron poses for the camera, wearing medals for...

LITTLE SISTERS CENTENARY CELEBRATIONS

Little Sisters Centenary Celebrations (1939)

Footage of the centenary celebrations of the "Little...

EVE AT THE RACES IN FRANCE

Eve At The Races In France (1926)

Glamorous girls pose at the racetrack - nice shot of two women...

CINEVIEWS IN BRIEF NO. 13

Cineviews In Brief No. 13 (1937)

A folding house that fits on back of cars and international ice...

OVER & OVER AGAIN

Over & Over Again (1930)

The Greene Sisters perform an acrobatic dance routine - synchronised...

EIGHT ARMY WOUNDED HOME

Eight Army Wounded Home (1943)

Wounded men from the victorious Eight Army arrive to England for...

IN THE DAYS OF OUR YOUTH

In The Days Of Our Youth (1932)

An acrobatic routine of the early 1900s is updated with new intertitles...

HOSPITAL SHIP TORPEDOED

Hospital Ship Torpedoed (1944)

Interviews with Australian soldiers and nurses, survivors from...

THREE SISTERS issue title - GYM AND IT

Three Sisters Issue Title - Gym And It (1937)

Trio of singers perform songs 'Midnight Music' and...

NUNS GET NEW LOOK

Nuns Get New Look (1965)

Nuns get makeover at Earls Court fashion show, London.

30 SECOND NEWS - SCOOTER NUN

30 Second News - Scooter Nun (1966)

Nuns use scooters to do their hospital rounds in Illinois.

ROCKET FEVER GRIPS NATION'S TEENAGERS

Rocket Fever Grips Nation's Teenagers (1958)

Nun talking the teenagers, preparing and launching...