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THE MORE YOU LOOK - THE LESS YOU SEE!

The More You Look - The Less You See! (1926)

The secret of a magic trick is shown to the viewer by...

THE BOW-WOWS' BOUDOIR on sleeve as THE BOW WOWS BOUDOIR

The Bow-Wows' Boudoir On Sleeve As The Bow Wows Boudoir (1932)

Dogs are shampooed and groomed at...

JUST BABIES...

Just Babies... (1931)

Film showing a Doctor performing health checks on young children.

LONG MOUSTACHE

Long Moustache (1937)

Mr Williams of Margate claims to have the longest moustache in the country at 15...

BEARDS

Beards (1951)

Footage of bearded men having a trim at barbers in Canterbury, Kent.

DOLPHIN FAIR

Dolphin Fair (1956)

Ancient Fair hosts Britain's best beard competition.

MR HARRY TATE - AT HOME

Mr Harry Tate - At Home (1925)

The hilarious comedian Harry Tate fools around in his garden - makes...

MONSIEUR MOUSTACHE

Monsieur Moustache (1922)

Monsieur Leclare shows off his exceedingly large moustache.

MR HARRY TATE - AT HOME

Mr Harry Tate - At Home (1925)

The hilarious comedian Harry Tate fools around in his garden - makes...

A LITTLE OF THE ART OF MAKE-UP BY CHARLES LAUGHTON

A Little Of The Art Of Make-Up By Charles Laughton (1930)

The actor Charles Laughton is seen...

FRED DUPREZ

Fred Duprez (1938)

American comedian Fred Duprez shows us his troupe of trained (false) beards.

"Make-Up" School! (1940)

Actors learn how to age themselves and change their appearance with make-up.

EDUCATED MUD!

Educated Mud! (1930)

Trick photography is used to show sculptures taking shape as if by magic.

PLASTIC ART

Plastic Art (1931)

A Chelsea Pensioner has his image moulded into a small statuette.

A HUNDRED YEARS AGO

A Hundred Years Ago (1932)

A group of people model Dickensian style outfits.

THE MAKIN'S OF AN ARTIST BY HY. MAYER

The Makin's Of An Artist By Hy. Mayer (1930)

Cartoonist Hy Mayer draws some characters for the Pathe...

CAMERA INTERVIEWS  - MR HERBERT SIDNEY F.S.A.

Camera Interviews - Mr Herbert Sidney F.S.A. (1922)

Herbert Sidney is seen painting in his studio...

PICTURES BY AIR!

Pictures By Air! (1929)

1920s prototype of the modern day fax machine is demonstrated - man "faxes" his...

MOUSTACHES

Moustaches (1954)

A man chooses a new moustache from a 'moustachier' in Paddington.

OCEAN WEATHER SHIP record e

Ocean Weather Ship Record E (1947)

Documentary showing how information about the weather is gathered.

LIGHTNING!

Lightning! (1933)

Cartoon artist Van Dock makes humorous sketches in lightning time.

MY HAT!

My Hat! (1927)

Comedians Handers and Millis (?) get up to some crazy antics - good trick photography.

THE BRIDE OF THE BLACK FOREST GERMANY

The Bride Of The Black Forest Germany (1929)

Traditional wedding ceremony in the Black Forest in...

THE ARTIST

The Artist (1930)

The artist Gustave Brisgand is seen at work - he draws ballerinas.

THE WOODLAND PUNCH AND JUDY

The Woodland Punch And Judy (1932)

Footage of a German Punch and Judy show.

LIGHTNING!

Lightning! (1933)

Cartoon artist Van Dock makes humorous sketches in lightning time.

PEEPS THROUGH THE WINDOW OF THE WORLD NO. 7

Peeps Through The Window Of The World No. 7 (1934)

Longest moustache in the world, ambidextrous man...

WHEELER AND WILSON

Wheeler And Wilson (1938)

Footage of comic sketch with the comedians Wheeler and Wilson.

JERRY THE TROUBLESOME TYKE - WHEN JERRY PAPERED THE PARLOUR

Jerry The Troublesome Tyke - When Jerry Papered The Parlour (1926)

Animation featuring that...

BINDING THE BOOK OF THE PRINCE OF WALES - WITH INTERRUPTIONS FROM MR GEORGE...

Binding The Book Of The Prince Of Wales - With Interruptions From Mr George... (1923)

Comedian...

MONTPARNASSE - WHERE THE MUSES HOLD SWAY

Montparnasse - Where The Muses Hold Sway (1929)

Lovely film showing bohemian artists at work in...

ANGLERS ALL

Anglers All (1929)

Women fish from the pier in Southend-on-Sea, they are competing in an angling contest.

FILM FREAKS AND FACES!

Film Freaks And Faces! (1932)

Various unusual people - presumably character actors in Hollywood.

THE END OF THE CHASE

The End Of The Chase (1923)

A collection of elderly men with incredibly long beards!

JOSEPH FARRINGTON THE FAMOUS BASS-BARITONE

Joseph Farrington The Famous Bass-Baritone "The Rebel" (1932)

Melodramatic song about being a...

LESLIE STRANGE issue title - HOW TIME FLIES !

Leslie Strange Issue Title - How Time Flies ! (1940)

Good footage of character impersonator Leslie...

GREECE IN COLOUR

Greece In Colour (1921)

Beautiful stencil colour (or hand coloured) travelogue - probably Greece.

OPEN AIR THEATRE aka CORNWALL'S MINACK OPEN AIR THEATRE

Open Air Theatre AKA Cornwall's Minack Open Air Theatre (1955)

Rehearsals for a performance of...

JERRY THE TROUBLESOME TYKE - ALL COD!

Jerry The Troublesome Tyke - All Cod! (1926)

Animation featuring that naughty dog Jerry - this week...

CAMERA INTERVIEWS - BILLY BENNETT - ALMOST A GENTLEMAN

Camera Interviews - Billy Bennett - Almost A Gentleman (1927)

Ace music hall performer Billy...

CAMERA INTERVIEWS - BILLY BENNETT - ALMOST A GENTLEMAN

Camera Interviews - Billy Bennett - Almost A Gentleman (1927)

Ace music hall performer Billy...

CAMERA INTERVIEWS - BILLY BENNETT AT HOME

Camera Interviews - Billy Bennett At Home (1929)

Ace comedian Billy Bennett is seen fooling around...

A TRIFLE FROM

A Trifle From "Follow Through" (1929)

Extracts from the musical "Follow Through" starring Elsie...

NON STOPPERS

Non Stoppers (1928)

Strange miscellany of quirky bits and pieces - club swinging, road drilling, piano...

A STEP OR TWO FROM

A Step Or Two From "The Millionaire Kid" (1931)

Various scenes from the musical play "The...

EVE

Eve "Crosses The Line" (1932)

Lovely film showing high jinx aboard an ocean liner crossing the Equator.

YOUR HAND - SOMETHING ABOUT ONE OF YOUR MOST IMPORTANT ITEMS aka YOUR HAND -...

Your Hand - Something About One Of Your Most Important Items AKA Your Hand -... (1932)

Animation...

WAISTCOAT CLUB CRICKET

Waistcoat Club Cricket (1954)

Charity cricket match at Dulwich in aid of the Star and Garter home for...

JERRY THE TROUBLESOME TYKE -

Jerry The Troublesome Tyke - "Weather" Sic Or Not (1926)

Jerry has fun on board ship - slapstick...

CARNIVAL - THE FAMOUS THREE ARTS CLUB BALL - LONDON

Carnival - The Famous Three Arts Club Ball - London (1929)

Nice footage of the 3 Arts Club Ball -...