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MOBILES

Mobiles (1951)

Footage of mobile decorations being made in workshop on Bruton Street, London.

SUPERMARKET ON WHEELS

Supermarket On Wheels (1961)

Mobile supermarket takes shopping to outlying areas of Mexico City.

CAMPING EXHIBITION

Camping Exhibition (1970)

Camping Exhibition takes place at Olympia, London.

MOBILE TICKET OFFICE

Mobile Ticket Office (1949)

People can buy their rail tickets from mobile ticket office without going to...

MOBILE WORKSHOPS FOR PUPILS

Mobile Workshops For Pupils (1953)

Footage of pupils working in mobile workshop in Halifax, Canada.

PERPETUAL MOTION

Perpetual Motion (1938)

Proposals for construction 'perpetual motion' machines - none of them works.

DOUBLE DECKER CHURCH

Double Decker Church (1966)

Double decker bus used as mobile church in Hampshire.

CARAVAN EXHIBITION

Caravan Exhibition (1967)

Caravan exhibition at Earls Court.

SHIP SHOP

Ship Shop (1949)

Anne Ellis and Anne Jones run a shop from their ship in Birdham, Sussex.

MOBILE SHOP

Mobile Shop (1951)

Footage of van delivering food to residents in Kingston-on-Thames, London.

MOBILE FORGE

Mobile Forge (1952)

A mobile forge is used for making horse shoes for large horse in Buckinghamshire.

MOBILE BEAUTY SALON FOR LAND GIRLS

Mobile Beauty Salon For Land Girls (1948)

Land girls receive beauty treatment in mobile beauty salon.

 AUSTRALIA: MOBIL ECONOMY RUN

Australia: Mobil Economy Run (1962)

Car race sponsored by Mobil Gas that ends in Adelaide,...

SANATORIUM

Sanatorium (1914-1918)

A small sanatorium that can be moved around to let sun in to the two beds inside.

MOBILISATION POSTER

Mobilisation Poster (1914)

Poster announcing mobilisation of army and navy in France.

MANUFACTURE OF ELECTRIC POWER CABLES   HENLEY'S LTD  - Reel 3

Manufacture Of Electric Power Cables Henley's Ltd - Reel 3 (1930-1939)

Detailed promotional film...

CALIFORNIA - POWELL MOBILE BOAT

California - Powell Mobile Boat (1937)

George Powell and his amphibious boat that drives on...

SECRET GUN DEMONSTRATED

Secret Gun Demonstrated (1939)

Footage of large field gun being demonstrated in the United States of...

RED CROSS DAY IN SYDNEY

Red Cross Day In Sydney (1941)

Military parade formed by soldiers from Australian army and RAAF.

BRITISH ARMY MANOEUVRES aka BRITISH ARMY MANOEUVERS

British Army Manoeuvres AKA British Army Manoeuvers (1925)

Footage of British army on manoeuvres...

MOBILE PET CLINIC

Mobile Pet Clinic (1957)

Mobile clinic for sick animals is opened at Victoria.

MOBILE HOUSES

Mobile Houses (1962)

Building prefabricated houses in Streatham - includes comic high speed sequence.

ICE CAN'T SAVE FISH

Ice Can't Save Fish (1964)

Ice fishing carnival in Quebec - people cut holes in the ice and catch their...

NEW FASHION VAN

New Fashion Van (1969)

Mail order mobile showroom shows women how they look in outfits through 'Magic...

MOBILE FISH SHOP

Mobile Fish Shop (1948)

Henry Macroy's mobile fish and chip shop is popular with land girls. Sidcup,...

BABY CLINIC

Baby Clinic (1953)

Footage of new mobile baby clinic. Harefield in Middlesex.

MADAME WILL YOU WALK AND TALK?

Madame Will You Walk And Talk? (1946)

A walkie talkie device proves useful where there are no...

CLEARING UP AT PLYMOUTH

Clearing Up At Plymouth (1941)

Clearing up after German air raid on Plymouth.

FIRST SHIPMENT OF MARSHALL PLAN WHEAT TO GREECE aka MARSHALL AID TO GREECE

First Shipment Of Marshall Plan Wheat To Greece AKA Marshall Aid To Greece (1948)

Dockside...

MOBILE DENTAL CLINIC

Mobile Dental Clinic (1954)

Mobile dental service for children in Chartham, Kent.

AMERICAN SCULPTOR 'CALDER' ON SHOW

American Sculptor 'calder' On Show (1963)

The modern American sculptor Calder puts on an exhibition...

ART & SCULPTURE VISUAL ART EXHIBITION. OP GALLERY ESSLINGEN

Art & Sculpture Visual Art Exhibition. Op Gallery Esslingen (1967)

Le Parc at the gallery and...

MOBILE HOMES

Mobile Homes (1969)

The construction of mobile homes / prefabs.

 MOBILE HOMES & PREFABS

Mobile Homes & Prefabs (1970-1979)

Modern and wartime prefab houses.

ROYAL NAVY IN AUSTRALIA

Royal Navy In Australia (1940-1949)

Royal naval bases and ships in Australia - naval airmen in action

MOBILISATION 1914 - THE CALL TO ARMS

Mobilisation 1914 - The Call To Arms (1914-1918)

Footage of the mobilisation of the French army.

KING AT DOVER

King At Dover (1900-1909)

Footage of numerous dignitaries assembly at ceremony.

MOBILISATION

Mobilisation (1914)

Outbreak of war in France - soldiers leave for front.

KING PETER I MOBILISATION DECREE

King Peter I Mobilisation Decree (1914)

Item showing King Peter I of Serbia at time of mobilisation...

BOATS REQUISITIONED

Boats Requisitioned (1914)

Boats and other private vehicles are requisitioned for the war.

MOBILE RESTAURANT

Mobile Restaurant (1948)

A mobile canteen serves London transport workers around the city.

THE QUEEN AND CANTEENS FROM THE COLONIES

The Queen And Canteens From The Colonies (1940)

Queen inspects canteen vehicles in courtyard of...

MOBILE LABORATORY

Mobile Laboratory (1952)

A mobile laboratory from the Animal Health Trust can make on the spot...

JOHN COBB & RAILTON MOBIL SPECIAL

John Cobb & Railton Mobil Special (1947)

John Cobb's land speed record is cancelled because of...

RUSSIAN ARMY

Russian Army (1914)

Crowds and Tzar watch soldiers leaving St. Petersburg at start of WW1.

LESLIE JEFFRIES

Leslie Jeffries (1938)

Virtuoso violinist Leslie Jeffries plays a selection of well-known opera tunes for...

EVE, AD 2000!

Eve, Ad 2000! (1939)

Fab story predicts what women and one unfortunate man will be wearing in the year...

NEWSBRIEFS FROM THE MIDDLE EAST

Newsbriefs From The Middle East (1942)

Men in the Western Desert take a shower and Major General...

BRITISH WORKSHOPS IN KOREA

British Workshops In Korea (1953)

Commonwealth mechanics in Korea work to repair damaged equipment and...

MOBILE ANIMAL HOSPITAL

Mobile Animal Hospital (1949)

A portable x-ray machine enables animals to be examined on the spot....