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VAUDEVILLE GOLF

Vaudeville Golf (1934)

A short item showing men enjoying a game of golf.

BOMBARDIER BILLY WELLS

Bombardier Billy Wells (1923)

Bombardier Billy Wells enjoys a game of golf with sportsmen in Milltown,...

THOMPSON FACES STIFF TASK

Thompson Faces Stiff Task (1949)

Boxer Billy Thompson trains for his fight with Kid Dussart.

BILLY GRAHAM STARTS CRUSADE

Billy Graham Starts Crusade (1954)

At the Harringay Arena, American evangelist Billy Graham begins his...

BILLY GRAHAM PACKS WEMBLEY

Billy Graham Packs Wembley (1955)

A huge crowd packs Wembley Stadium to hear American Evangelist Billy...

CAN YOU ARRANGE FLOWERS?

Can You Arrange Flowers? (1944)

Pathe offers some tips for getting the best out of cut flowers.

ALL IN WRESTLING 'DOWN UNDER'

All In Wrestling 'down Under' (1939)

Footage of wrestling competition in Sydney, Australia.

MUD WRESTLING 'DOWN UNDER'

Mud Wrestling 'down Under' (1939)

Mud wrestling match in Australia.

LOW BLOW COSTS THOMPSON HIS TITLE

Low Blow Costs Thompson His Title (1949)

Billy Thompson is disqualified in European Lightweight...

BILLY GRAHAM'S GLASGOW CRUSADE

Billy Graham's Glasgow Crusade (1955)

A huge crowd attends Billy Graham's first rally at Glasgow's...

JOE LOUIS AND CONN IN TRAINING

Joe Louis And Conn In Training (1946)

Boxers Joe Louis and Billy Conn in training.

 ENGLAND V SPAIN IN MADRID

England V Spain In Madrid (1955)

England Vs Spain in International Football match.

BILLY GRAHAM'S FAREWELL MESSAGE

Billy Graham's Farewell Message (1959)

Evangelist Billy Graham gives farewell speech on departure...

BILLY BARTON JOCKEY

Billy Barton Jockey (1928)

Nice footage of horse racing at unidentified location.

BILLY GRAHAM LEAVES

Billy Graham Leaves (1954)

The American evangelist leaves for home after a successful UK tour.

CIRCUS BAPTISM

Circus Baptism (1965)

Baby born to two circus performers is baptised in ring of Billy Smart's circus....

BILLY MAYERL

Billy Mayerl (1935)

Pianist Billy Mayerl plays the largest piano in the world.

NEWCASTLE

Newcastle (1947)

Lightweight boxing match between Joseph Preys and Billy Thompson.

BILLY MORTON - 100 YEAR OLD SHOWMAN

Billy Morton - 100 Year Old Showman (1938)

100-year-old showman Billy Morton reads a newspaper and...

LORD JUSTICE BILLY MERSON

Lord Justice Billy Merson (1927)

Billy Merson dressed as a judge, amuses all at the contest for Dunmow...

BILLY

Billy (1931)

A tree is felled by donkey power.

WRESTLER V BOXER - EARLS COURT

Wrestler V Boxer - Earls Court (1938)

A novel sport sees Billy Wells boxing against his opponent Chick...

THE JAZZ DANCE - A BURLESQUE BY BILLY WELLS AND THE ECLAIR TWINS

The Jazz Dance - A Burlesque By Billy Wells And The Eclair Twins (1928)

Crazy dancing involving...

COMEDIAN HELPS CABINET MINISTER  aka ELECTIONEERING

Comedian Helps Cabinet Minister AKA Electioneering (1920)

Comedian, Billy Merson electioneers...

JEAN MELVILLE AND BILLY THORBURN

Jean Melville And Billy Thorburn (1934)

Pianists Jean Melville and Billy Thorburn play a fast medley...

CIRCUS NEWS - BOY LION TAMER

Circus News - Boy Lion Tamer (1954)

15 year old Cedric Crossfield has become a trainee lion tamer.

NEWS IN SPORTS - WOLVERHAMPTON

News In Sports - Wolverhampton (1959)

Veteran footballer Billy Wright plays final game with...

Selected Originals - BILLY GRAHAM PACKS WEMBLEY

Selected Originals - Billy Graham Packs Wembley (1955)

Material relating to newsreel story "Billy...

BASSEY K.O'S KELLY

Bassey K.O's Kelly (1955)

This is a longer version of the newsreel story.

GLOVE FIGHT ENDS IN RIOT;  KELLY VS HILL

Glove Fight Ends In Riot; Kelly Vs Hill (1956)

Chairs fly after the Billy Kelly - Charlie Hill...

RIVER THAMES - THERE SHE BLOWS! aka WHALE HUNT - SCHOOL OF WHALES IN THAMES

River Thames - There She Blows! AKA Whale Hunt - School Of Whales In Thames (1965)

Ronnie...

WALKER V GONZALES

Walker V Gonzales (1962)

Boxer Billy Walker loses fight when he is disqualified for landing low blows.

THE GREAT CRUSADER

The Great Crusader (1966)

American Christian Evangelist Billy Graham preaches to a large crowd in...

BILLY WALKER

Billy Walker (1967)

Boxer Billy Walker working in his City restaurant 'Baked Potato'.

BILLY WALKER V KARL MILDENBERGER

Billy Walker V Karl Mildenberger (1967)

Karl Mildenberger beats Billy Walker in European Heavyweight...

CHILD WEIGHT LIFTER aka CHILD WEIGHTLIFTER

Child Weight Lifter AKA Child Weightlifter (1949)

Billy Stevens, aged 7, lifts dumbbells that weigh...

SANDS AS TRAINING GROUND

Sands As Training Ground (1929)

Horse trainers take their charges to the beach at Tenby in Wales for...

RUNNING AT TWICKENHAM

Running At Twickenham (1929)

The black athlete Billy Robinson is shown running backwards in a race/

PREYS V THOMPSON - BOXING

Preys V Thompson - Boxing (1947)

Lightweight boxing match between Joseph Preys and Billy Thompson.

THE CUP RETURNS TO WOLVERHAMPTON

The Cup Returns To Wolverhampton (1949)

Bus with 'Well played Wolves' carrying triumphant team, huge...

BILLY THOMPSON - BOXER IN TRAINING

Billy Thompson - Boxer In Training (1949)

Cuts from newsreel 49/53 - Boxer Billy Thompson in training...

 BILLY GRAHAM IN NEW DELHI

Billy Graham In New Delhi (1956)

American evangelist Billy Graham speaks to convention in India.

BILLY GRAHAM IN KOREA

Billy Graham In Korea (1956)

50,000 people gather to hear evangelist Billy Graham speak in Seoul....

 EISENHOWERS HEAR BILLY GRAHAM

Eisenhowers Hear Billy Graham (1955)

President Dwight Eisenhower and wife hear evangelist Billy...

BILLY BUTLIN RECTOR OF GLASGOW UNIVERSITY

Billy Butlin Rector Of Glasgow University (1959)

Billy Butlin is made Lord Rector of Glasgow...

CHANNEL SWIM

Channel Swim (1959)

Item showing people swimming the English Channel.

FIREWORK DISPLAY AT LITTLEHAMPTON

Firework Display At Littlehampton (1955)

A fancy dress torchlight procession with some people dressed...

LEEDS UNITED WIN THE INTER-CITIES FAIRS CUP

Leeds United Win The Inter-Cities Fairs Cup (1968)

Leeds United win the Inter-Cities Fairs Cup...

BOMBARDIER BILLY WELLS

Bombardier Billy Wells (1915)

Boxer Bombardier Billy Wells in training.

CHAMPION WHIP CRACKER

Champion Whip Cracker (1947)

Billy Bargo, Australian aborigine, demonstrates his prowess with a whip.