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STUDY THEIR HANDWRITING

Study Their Handwriting (1936)

Ivan Silva tells us how personality can be read through handwriting.

DICE

Dice (1941)

Item about dice and their uses.

YOUR FORTUNE

Your Fortune (1931)

The astrologer Gabriel Dee discusses the various lines on a persons hands and how we...

YOUR HAND SHAPES DESTINY aka YOUR HAND SHAPES YOUR DESTINY

Your Hand Shapes Destiny AKA Your Hand Shapes Your Destiny (1936)

Item showing how to read the...

JUST BUMPS

Just Bumps (1936)

An entertaining item about Phrenology and how bumps on your head determine the brain...

CARDS issue title - THE PLAY'S THE THING!

Cards Issue Title - The Play's The Thing! (1941)

A good item about fortune telling with playing...

DAVE AND DUSTY FORTUNE TELLING issue title is PATHE PICTORIAL LOOKS AT THE...

Dave And Dusty Fortune Telling Issue Title Is Pathe Pictorial Looks At The... (1947)

Little...

DAVE AND DUSTY FORTUNE TELLING

Dave And Dusty Fortune Telling (1947)

Duplicate of story of same name found in NP 148 - see separate...

AS BEFITS A ROMANY QUEEN

As Befits A Romany Queen (1933)

Large funeral parade for Gypsy Lee held in Farnborough.

YOUR HAND, YOUR DESTINY

Your Hand, Your Destiny (1936)

Item showing how the shape of your hand is supposed to determine what...

TELL YOUR FORTUNE, LADY?

Tell Your Fortune, Lady? (1936)

Item showing us how to tell fortunes with playing cards.

STARS issue title - STAR TURN

Stars Issue Title - Star Turn (1938)

Item provides a brief history of astrology and other star...

CRYSTALS

Crystals (1939)

A short film showing how and why crystals are formed.

NEW YEAR IN VIETNAM

New Year In Vietnam (1949)

Carnival atmosphere in Vietnam to celebrate News Year's day.

NEW YEAR IN VIETNAM

New Year In Vietnam (1950)

Carnival atmosphere in Vietnam to celebrate News Year's day.

GARDEN FETE FOR BRITISH RED CROSS SOCIETY

Garden Fete For British Red Cross Society (1916)

Garden party on the Bishop of London's grounds; in...

YOUR TEA LEAVES, YOUR FORTUNE

Your Tea Leaves, Your Fortune (1935)

Animation teaches us how to read tea leaves to tell a person's...

RHYL aka PATHE FRONT PAGE

Rhyl AKA Pathe Front Page (1947)

John Parsons pays a visit to Rhyl to enjoy the bank holiday weekend.

CUT YOUR ELECTRICITY CONSUMPTION aka USE YOUR ELECTRICTY BY THE CLOCK

Cut Your Electricity Consumption AKA Use Your Electricty By The Clock (1948)

Terry Thomas...

 BRIGHTON SEAFRONT

Brighton Seafront (1973)

Good shots of life and scenes along Brighton's seafront.

KUALA LUMPUR

Kuala Lumpur (1950-1959)

Good shots of buildings and streets of Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia.

YOUR EYES

Your Eyes (1931)

Astrologer and Psychologist Gabriel Dee tells us how to judge character by looking at a...

FEATHERS

Feathers (1942)

Item showing different uses for feathers - they could be part of a costume, or used as a...

ARCHERY

Archery (1935)

Archery competition - Great Britain Vs France athletics - British Empire Union Party.

DERBY CROWDS

Derby Crowds (1930-1939)

Good scenes of crowds at the Derby before the race. No shots of race.

HOODOO FORTUNES

Hoodoo Fortunes (1937)

Artefacts in British Museum from around world that are thought to have sacred...

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...

RONALD FRANKAU

Ronald Frankau (1935)

Comedian Ronald Frankau sings about Shakespeare and give us his version of...

Selected originals - THE DERBY

Selected Originals - The Derby (1960)

Material relating to newsreel story - "The Derby" - 60/45.

Selected originals - THE DERBY

Selected Originals - The Derby (1960)

Material relating to newsreel story - "The Derby" - 60/45.

ROADHOUSE NIGHTS

Roadhouse Nights (1932)

A cabaret evening with a fashion show, tap dancing, and comedy acts.

JERRY THE TROUBLESOME TYKE - GREAT EXPECTATIONS

Jerry The Troublesome Tyke - Great Expectations (1925)

Our canine friend Jerry visits a fortune...

THE DERBY

The Derby (1951)

'Arctic Prince' wins The Derby horse race. Epsom Downs, Surrey.

YOUTH HAS TWO FLINGS

Youth Has Two Flings (1960)

Battersea students hold their rag in a lake, and Rock n' Roll championships...

THE DERBY

The Derby (1962)

Larkspur wins Derby, good sequence showing other entertainment on offer at Epsom Downs.

SOCCER SURVEY

Soccer Survey (1962)

A look at the prospects of several football teams around the country as new season...

BILLY JONES - PIONEER OF JAZZ

Billy Jones - Pioneer Of Jazz (1963)

Interesting story which looks at modern ways of appreciating...

 THEATRE

Theatre (1950-1959)

Great stock shots of London's theatre land. Illuminated signs and people going into...

THE DERBY

The Derby (1964)

'Santa Claus' wins the 1964 Derby for his owner J Ismay.