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FUNERAL OF TOMMY HANDLEY

Funeral Of Tommy Handley (1949)

Crowds gather outside Golders Green crematorium for funeral of Tommy...

 HOME MADE £1500 HOUSE

Home Made £1500 House (1955)

Mr. Lawson shows his family their new house that he built himself,...

TOMMY FARR

Tommy Farr (1950)

Boxing match between Tommy Farr and Jan Klein.

AUSTRALIAN BOXING

Australian Boxing (1947)

Boxing from Sydney. Welshman Ronnie James versus Tommy Burns.

SOCCER STARS SCORE WITH SMALLER BALL

Soccer Stars Score With Smaller Ball (1949)

Footballers spend a day on the golf course in a...

FOR THE FOURTH YEAR IN SUCCESSION!

For The Fourth Year In Succession! (1932)

Tommy Green wins the Manchester to Blackpool walking race -...

THE GREAT ENDEAVOUR

The Great Endeavour (1934)

England's sailing boat "Endeavour" starts its journey across Atlantic to win...

AMERICA'S CUP CHALLENGER

America's Cup Challenger (1934)

America Cup Challenger, yacht "Endeavour" is launched in Gosport.

A GREAT SPORTSMAN

A Great Sportsman (1934)

Mr Sopwith returns home after losing the America's Cup yacht race.

JUNIOR FIRE BRIGADE

Junior Fire Brigade (1957)

Children of American airmen are instructed in fire fighting and fire...

FATHER CHRISTMAS

Father Christmas (1935)

Father Christmas pays a visit to underprivileged children at Clapham Park....

"Walking .... In The Rain" (1931)

Tommy Green wins walking race in the Midlands - in the rain.

NEW JERSEY - TOMMY FARR V JOE LOUIS LNER

New Jersey - Tommy Farr V Joe Louis Lner (1937)

British boxer Tommy Farr at training for the match...

THE ROBBER CROW - A BIRD DRAMA IN HIGH LIFE

The Robber Crow - A Bird Drama In High Life (1922)

A fake owl and a crow call are used by a man who...

TOMMY HANDLEY INTROS MODELS

Tommy Handley Intros Models (1937)

Comedian Tommy Handley introduces item about miniature models of...

JEWEL MODES aka  TOMMY HANDLEY INTROS JEWEL MODES

Jewel Modes AKA Tommy Handley Intros Jewel Modes (1937)

Comedian, Tommy Handley narrates an item...

HOUSEWIVES LEARN TO SHOOT

Housewives Learn To Shoot (1941)

Good item showing American housewives on rifle range practising with...

CHAMPIONSHIP POLO

Championship Polo (1941)

Gulf Stream win championship polo match at Meadowbrook, Long Island. America.

WORLD AT YOUR ELBOW aka BOXING / CAPETOWN CARNIVAL / SKATING

World At Your Elbow AKA Boxing / Capetown Carnival / Skating (1947)

Ronnie James fights Tommy...

FOOTBALL LEAGUE V IRISH LEAGUE - SOCCER STARS WERE ON FORM

Football League V Irish League - Soccer Stars Were On Form (1947)

English League team beat Irish...

MAX BAER IN TRAINING LNER

Max Baer In Training Lner (1938)

Ex-Heavyweight Champion boxer Max Baer in training for a comeback...

FARR AND LOUIS IN TRAINING FOR BIG FIGHT LNER

Farr And Louis In Training For Big Fight Lner (1937)

Farr and Louis train for their future boxing...

INTERVIEW WITH MAX BAER

Interview With Max Baer (1938)

Brief interview with boxer Max Baer after beating Tommy Farr in a match.

STEPS IN CONTRAST

Steps In Contrast (1930)

Dance routines from the stage show Little Tommy Tucker.

LORD DERBY'S FOURTH ST. LEGER

Lord Derby's Fourth St. Leger (1928)

"Fairway", ridden by Tommy Weston, wins the St. Leger at...

IRISH TROTTING RACE

Irish Trotting Race (1921)

The horse "Why Not" wins the Irish Trotting Races at Celtic Park.

COMEDY GOLF IN ROMFORD aka CHARITY GOLF - ROMFORD

Comedy Golf In Romford AKA Charity Golf - Romford (1938)

Tommy Handley and Bennett and Williams...

BRING BACK THAT CUP - SHAMROCK V aka BRING THAT CUP BACK - SHAMROCK V

Bring Back That Cup - Shamrock V AKA Bring That Cup Back - Shamrock V (1930)

Lady Shaftesbury...

IT'S LAUGHTER THEY'RE AFTER

It's Laughter They're After (1944)

Tommy Trinder gives impromptu concert to soldiers in Foggia, Italy....

CHINESE TAKE TENCHUNG ON BURMA ROAD aka CHINESE TAKE TENGCHUNG ON BURMA ROAD

Chinese Take Tenchung On Burma Road AKA Chinese Take Tengchung On Burma Road (1944)

Chinese...

THE PITMEN'S DERBY

The Pitmen's Derby (1939)

Footage of the Northumberland Plate horse race in Newcastle, Tyne and Wear.

FARR V ABREW - FIGHT IN DUBLIN

Farr V Abrew - Fight In Dublin (1939)

Footage of boxing match between Farr and Abrew in Theatre Royal,...

FOOTBALLERS V BOXERS DARTS MATCH

Footballers V Boxers Darts Match (1939)

Darts match between boxers including Tommy Farr and Tottenham...

CRICKET DOWN UNDER

Cricket Down Under (1939)

Footage of benefit cricket match in aid of Alan Kippax at Waverly, Australia.

POLO IN US aka POLO FOR CHARITY

Polo In Us AKA Polo For Charity (1940)

American polo players have a chukka for charity.

SOAP BOX DERBY

Soap Box Derby (1940)

American boys race their over grown go-karts in large racing event.

BRITAIN MOURNS TOMMY HANDLEY

Britain Mourns Tommy Handley (1949)

Library story about comedian Tommy Handley at the time of his...

ITMA HE GO HE COME BACK

Itma He Go He Come Back (1946)

Tommy Handley and the ITMA gang in farewell party comedy sketch set at...

CYCLING MARATHON

Cycling Marathon (1946)

Mike Peers wins the 6 day Brighton to Glasgow cycling race.

ST LEGER - 250,000 SEE LAST CLASSIC

St Leger - 250,000 See Last Classic (1946)

Jockey Tommy Lowrie wins St. Leger race on horse named...

ENGLAND V. WALES

England V. Wales (1946)

Football - England beat Wales by 3 goals to nil at Maine Road, Manchester.

SCOTLAND NIL - IRELAND NIL

Scotland Nil - Ireland Nil (1946)

Football - Tommy Walker commentates on goalless draw between...

MID-AIR REFUELLED JET METEOR FIGHTER BREAKS RECORD

Mid-Air Refuelled Jet Meteor Fighter Breaks Record (1949)

New refuelling methods allow a Meteor...

SOCCER PROS DEMAND NEW DEAL

Soccer Pros Demand New Deal (1948)

Britain's professional footballers demand more money.

TOMMY HANDLEY

Tommy Handley (1933)

Comic monologue and song from comedian Tommy Handley.

TOMMY PRIOR

Tommy Prior (1934)

Tommy Prior tells jokes and gives us some patter in the character of a cheeky...

DRIVER TOMMY LEE OF R.A.S.C. RETURNS FROM JUNGLE 'DEATH'

Driver Tommy Lee Of R.A.S.C. Returns From Jungle 'death' (1957)

Tommy Lee - thought to have been...

KING JOHN STARTED IT

King John Started It (1951)

Traditional shrove Tuesday football game at Atherstone, Warwickshire.

DETROIT'S 250th BIRTHDAY RACE

Detroit's 250th Birthday Race (1951)

Detroit celebrates its 250th anniversary with a crash filled car...

KENNY BEATS MACHTELINCK

Kenny Beats Machtelinck (1950)

Jim Kenny beats Jean Machtelinck in Earls Court, London.