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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...

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...

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...

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.

FUR FARMING

Fur Farming (1959)

Small furry animals are bred for the fifties fur trade.

SPRINGBOKS V. ENGLAND

Springboks V. England (1932)

Good footage of the England V. South Africa rugby match - sadly no shots...

PATHE CAMERAMEN ARE EVERYWHERE!

Pathe Cameramen Are Everywhere! (1931)

Tribesmen in Swaziland perform and ancient initiation rite.

REAL AUSTRALIAN NATIVES!

Real Australian Natives! (1934)

Oysters are farmed on a river in New South Wales, Australia.

THE SHARK PATROL

The Shark Patrol (1935)

The Shark Patrol in action on a beach in New South Wales, Australia.

THOUSAND HOMELESS IN AUSTRALIAN FLOODS

Thousand Homeless In Australian Floods (1949)

Huge floods in New South Wales create havoc for large...

OVER THAMES ON A WIRE

Over Thames On A Wire (1951)

Famous French tightrope walker Elleano performs a crossing of the River...

NATIVE CARNIVAL

Native Carnival (1931)

Colourful Carnival in South Africa.

BRIXHAM

Brixham (1939)

A short travelogue style film introducing Brixham.

SHARKS IN DURBAN HARBOUR

Sharks In Durban Harbour (1939)

Men catch tiger shark which has swam to Durban harbour.

KID COPS aka TRAFFIC SCHOOL AND COURT

Kid Cops AKA Traffic School And Court (1939)

Johannesburg school children learn how to become...

YOUNG SIGNALLERS issue title - ALL CLEAR

Young Signallers Issue Title - All Clear (1940)

Schoolchildren in New South Wales learn to semaphore...

HAIRDRESSING issue title - COMING SHORTLY

Hairdressing Issue Title - Coming Shortly (1941)

Lovely hairstyles at the annual hairdressing...

SCHOOLBOY MODELLER

Schoolboy Modeller (1941)

A 13 year old boy models the head of native chief Matomba out of clay....

SOUTH AFRICAN CHILDREN issue title - FOR GOODNESS SAKE !

South African Children Issue Title - For Goodness Sake ! (1943)

First aid lessons in Cape Town,...