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SCENES OF CANNES

Scenes Of Cannes (1953)

Very quick shots of Cannes - not long enough to use.

SOUTH AFRICA'S PAINTER TRETCHIKOW

South Africa's Painter Tretchikow (1959)

Tretchikow, African family posing for picture, various...

MINIATURE TRAIN

Miniature Train (1962)

Miniature train with small steam engine. It pulls carriage loads of children in...

BUSH FIRES IN AUSTRALIA

Bush Fires In Australia (1952)

Bush Fires in New South Wales, Eastern Australia - farms and houses in...

PT GIRLS issue title PLAY AND PLAYFULNESS

PT Girls Issue Title Play And Playfulness (1936)

Young girls do keep fit exercises in formation in...

SOUTH KOREANS DEMONSTRATE aka CROWDS IN SEOUL DEMAND UNITED KOREA

South Koreans Demonstrate AKA Crowds In Seoul Demand United Korea (1953)

Mass demonstration in...

TWINS RULE THE SCHOOL

Twins Rule The School (1947)

Twelve sets of twins in one school in South Australia.

 PRETORIA CENTENARY - PROCESSION OF FLOATS

Pretoria Centenary - Procession Of Floats (1955)

Procession of floats through the crowd lined...

TRAILER-PUMP CONTEST

Trailer-Pump Contest (1941)

Firefighters take part in a trailer pump contest in Cape Town, South Africa....

CAPETOWN EXPERIENCES ROUGH WEATHER

Capetown Experiences Rough Weather (1937)

Storm rages across Capetown.

PIGMY PRINCESS IN AUSTRALIA

Pigmy Princess In Australia (1937)

Midget woman - "Pigmy Princess" - dances and speaks to camera in...

RIOTS ON THE RAND

Riots On The Rand (1922)

Shots of industrial unrest in Johannesburg - police on horses ride into a...

CARDIFF DOCKS.

Cardiff Docks. (1948)

Docks with cranes at work.

GOLD MINING METHODS

Gold Mining Methods (1961)

Methods of mining in South African town. Reel Two

BIG FIRE AT PORT ELIZABETH

Big Fire At Port Elizabeth (1938)

A huge fire rages in a timber yard at Port Elizabeth, South Africa.

EVE'S DOING IT

Eve's Doing It (1930)

Women's football match in South Africa.

THE BIGGER THE NOISE - THE BIGGER THE WELCOME

The Bigger The Noise - The Bigger The Welcome (1929)

African warriors welcome Sir William Letts...

CZECH INDEPENDENCE DAY Dublin issue

Czech Independence Day Dublin Issue (1942)

Czechoslovakians in national costume attend an...

ROUGH RIDING 'DOWN UNDER'

Rough Riding 'down Under' (1948)

Rodeo in New South Wales, Australia.

WOMEN EXERCISE aka BEAUTY EXERCISES

Women Exercise AKA Beauty Exercises (1939)

Durban girls doing physical exercises to keep fit and...

THERMOMETERS issue title is ENGLAND EXPECTS

Thermometers Issue Title Is England Expects (1939)

Thermometers - unusual and historical - on...

GENERAL KOTOKA STATUE

General Kotoka Statue (1969)

A statue of General Kotoka is prepared for transportation to Ghana.

BOWS AND ARROW aka BOWS AND ARROWS BEING MADE BY SOUTH AFRICANS

Bows And Arrow AKA Bows And Arrows Being Made By South Africans (1930)

Two South African...

JOHANNESBURG TRAFFIC

Johannesburg Traffic (1934)

Traffic scenes in Johannesburg, South Africa.

A SWAN MAKES A DIVE aka WOMAN DIVER

A Swan Makes A Dive AKA Woman Diver (1945)

A South African woman shows off a deep sea diving suit.

AMERICAN AIRLINES CHILDREN'S FLIGHT

American Airlines Children's Flight (1947)

Children get a free ride on a South American Airways plane...

RELAYING JO'BURG'S CRICKET NEWS IN A NUTSHELL

Relaying Jo'burg's Cricket News In A Nutshell (1935)

Sports ground ploughed up in South Africa so...

 MEMORIAL SERVICE FOR 1960 KOREAN UPRISING

Memorial Service For 1960 Korean Uprising (1961)

Koreans hold a memorial service to those killed...

SPEEDY TEA-BREAK AT SHELL CENTRE

Speedy Tea-Break At Shell Centre (1962)

Urn filled with tea on trolley and served to shirt sleeved...

REEL NIPPERS aka YOUNG LIFE-GUARDS

Reel Nippers AKA Young Life-Guards (1967)

Young boys train to be lifeguards on a beach in New South...

GAUCHOS

Gauchos (1971)

Various shots of Gauchos riding their horses across the grasslands of Argentina.

PRESENT OF AMBULANCES BY THE HIGH COMMISSIONER

Present Of Ambulances By The High Commissioner (1914-1918)

Ambulances presented by High Commissioner of...

DIVERS RECOVER RELICS OF WRECKED SHIP

Divers Recover Relics Of Wrecked Ship (1963)

Divers recovering relics of wrecked ship in South Head,...

 GOLD RUSH IN SOUTH AFRICA

Gold Rush In South Africa (1920-1929)

Men rush to stake claims on land where they believe gold can be...

JONKERS HOEK

Jonkers Hoek (1948)

People climb Jonkers Hoek mountain, South Africa.

THE HUMAN OSTRICH!

The Human Ostrich! (1940)

A man eats glass and razor blades, lies on a bed of nails and bends an iron...

A NEW BALL GAME!

A New Ball Game! (1940)

Girls of the Natal Technical College do formation exercises with balls.

HORSE RACE IN SOUTH AFRICA

Horse Race In South Africa (1938)

Asbestos II wins the Metropolitan Handicap (horse race) at Cape...

ALL BLACKS V SPRINGBOKS IN NEW ZEALAND

All Blacks V Springboks In New Zealand (1937)

International rugby match between All Blacks and...

SCHOOLBOYS EXHIBITION LONDON

Schoolboys Exhibition London (1938)

Boys look at exhibits in the Schoolboys' Exhibition at the...

SERIOUS DROUGHT IN SOUTH AFRICA

Serious Drought In South Africa (1938)

Scenes of a severe drought in South Africa.

CUDDLESOME!

Cuddlesome! (1930)

Various shots of bonny babies in South Africa.

SNAKES - BAGGED!

Snakes - Bagged! (1931)

Accessories made from snake skin in South Africa.

CELEBRATION JOHANNESBURG

Celebration Johannesburg (1926)

Historical pageant to celebrate 40 years of progress in South Africa.

BRITON AND BOER UNITE

Briton And Boer Unite (1927)

The Earl of Athlone visits Krugerdorp.

WOOP WOW ZONG ZOO

Woop Wow Zong Zoo (1927)

Zulu dance and display in Johannesburg.

WOOP WOW ZONG ZOO

Woop Wow Zong Zoo (1927)

Zulu dance and display in Johannesburg.

THE ORDEAL BY FIRE

The Ordeal By Fire (1929)

People defy pain barrier as they cross a carpet of red hot embers in Durban,...

CHILDREN'S DAY IN JOHANNESBURG

Children's Day In Johannesburg (1939)

Footage of Children's Day carnival in Johannesburg in South...

OLD-TIME REGATTA Dublin issue

Old-Time Regatta Dublin Issue (1942)

Small regatta to celebrate the anniversary of the Cape Town Yacht...