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COUPLE ON SHIP

Couple On Ship (1910-1920)

Couple on deck of ship, possibly connected with the theatre.

BLYTHE IN IRELAND

Blythe In Ireland (1920-1929)

Shot of Ernest Blythe, smiling and speaking to camera (silent).

STUDY THEIR HANDWRITING

Study Their Handwriting (1936)

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

JACQUES PENRY

Jacques Penry (1939)

Psychologist Jacques Penry suggests a person's profile can indicate their...

PAVLOVA ... THE INCOMPARABLE!

Pavlova ... The Incomparable! (1931)

Famous ballerina Anna Pavlova is shown as she leaves the stage...

SILHOUETTE PICTURES

Silhouette Pictures (1931)

Robert Easton shows a little girl how he cuts silhouettes from paper.

LORD BYNG

Lord Byng (1928)

Cuts (rushes, out takes) for LORD BYNG in G 1556 ?

GRAHAM WHITE - SPEECH

Graham White - Speech (1930-1939)

Speech only item - Aviation pioneer Graham White speaks about flying tour...

BARBARA HUTTON HOME TO US

Barbara Hutton Home To Us (1949)

Barbara Hutton arrives home to USA.

HERMIONE GINGOLD

Hermione Gingold (1971)

C/U of Hermione Gingold talking to camera - sound missing.

UNKNOWN PERSONALITY

Unknown Personality (1910-1919)

Unidentified man standing by window.

JOE BECKETT

Joe Beckett (1920-1950)

Footage of the boxer Joe Beckett reading newspaper.

GUNBOAT SMITH

Gunboat Smith (1910-1920)

Shots of Gunboat Smith.

CU GENERAL DAWES PARIS

Cu General Dawes Paris (1924)

Close up shot of General Charles Dawes in Paris, France.

NORTHANTS V KENT - CRICKET

Northants V Kent - Cricket (1957)

Northants v Kent cricket match

YOUR FORTUNE

Your Fortune (1931)

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

FRED DUPREZ

Fred Duprez (1936)

Variety star Fred Duprez performing monologue on stage; no soundtrack.

GABRIEL DEE

Gabriel Dee (1933)

Astrologer / psychologist Gabriel Dee tells how your nose is an indicator of your...

GABRIEL DEE

Gabriel Dee (1932)

The astrologer Gabriel Dee talks about facial characteristics.

ARE YOU A LIBRA?

Are You A Libra? (1932)

Superb story about the characteristic of those born under the star sign Libra.

THE COTRILLOS

The Cotrillos (1939)

Famous acrobat jugglers performing.

LEONARD GOWINGS

Leonard Gowings (1930)

Tenor Leonard Gowings sings - visuals only, no soundtrack.

HELENE MADISON

Helene Madison (1931)

The swimmer Helene Madison demonstrates her swimming skills.

CHITA

Chita (1931)

'Chita' the dancer, show off her skills on stage.

THE MOUTH ORGAN VIRTUOSO

The Mouth Organ Virtuoso (1932)

Mouth-organist extraordinaire Strobl plays for us.

SPORTSHOTS NO 19 - PELOTA

Sportshots No 19 - Pelota (1933)

The sports corespondent Charles Eade describes the game of Pelota

MICKEY THE DIVER

Mickey The Diver (1933)

Mickey Riley the Olympic champion diver demonstrates his skill from the top of a...

STRONG MAN

Strong Man (1929)

Strongman called John performs a wall climbing stunt.

OUR GRACIE COMES HOME

Our Gracie Comes Home (1941)

Huge crowds welcome singer Gracie Fields home to Rochdale, Lancashire.

THE COQUETTISH MANTILLA - AND HOW TO WEAR IT

The Coquettish Mantilla - And How To Wear It (1922)

Senorita Ruiz models the Spanish Mantilla -...

EXHIBITION WALTZ BY OLIVETTE AND OLIVER OF MURRAY'S CLUB

Exhibition Waltz By Olivette And Oliver Of Murray's Club (1922)

Short shot of Olivette and...

SOME NEW YEAR SNAPSHOTS

Some New Year Snapshots (1922)

Buffaloes place wreaths next to Cenotaph in tribute to lives lost in the...

EPSTEIN'S LATEST

Epstein's Latest (1942)

A look at the latest sculpture by Jacob Epstein, 'Jacob and the Angel'.

USE YOUR ELECTRICITY BY THE CLOCK - TRAILER

Use Your Electricity By The Clock - Trailer (1948)

Ministry of Information film urging people to...

POST EARLY - CYRIL FLETCHER TRAILER

Post Early - Cyril Fletcher Trailer (1948)

Ministry of Information film urging people to post early...

THE MASTER TOUCH

The Master Touch (1933)

Billiards player Walter Lindrum makes a hundred break.

BILLY GRAHAM STARTS CRUSADE

Billy Graham Starts Crusade (1954)

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

JOE DAVIS issue title - CHORDS, CUES AND COSTERS

Joe Davis Issue Title - Chords, Cues And Costers (1936)

Snooker player Joe Davis shows us some...

MARIORA Issue title - MAKING GOOD

Mariora Issue Title - Making Good (1939)

Footage of lady juggler Mariora giving a demonstration of...

LEGS

Legs (1941)

An item about legs - on furniture and humans.

TANIA

Tania (1942)

Tania plays a selection of songs on the piano.

EMILIO

Emilio (1947)

Accordionist Emilio performs on set that looks like city street at night.

A NEW LINE ROSEMARY ANDREE

A New Line Rosemary Andree (1944)

Rosemary Andree shows us how to do exercises in the home to keep in...

UP AND DOING

Up And Doing (1945)

New hairstyles by West End hairdresser Steiner.

FLOWER PIECE

Flower Piece (1945)

Flower decorations created by flower expert Constance Spry.

BASIC MOVEMENT

Basic Movement (1946)

A new form of exercise introduced - Basic Movement.

SUZANNE LENGLEN - TENNIS

Suzanne Lenglen - Tennis (1930-1939)

Tennis star Suzanne Lenglen plays a match and poses for the cameras.

TEXAS GUINAN BACK IN NEW YORK aka TEXAS GUNMAN BACK IN NEW YORK

Texas Guinan Back In New York AKA Texas Gunman Back In New York (1933)

Texas and her girls sing...

JOE DAVIS SNOOKER

Joe Davis Snooker (1939)

Joe Davis demonstrates several snooker shots.

INTERVIEW WITH GRACIE FIELDS

Interview With Gracie Fields (1940-1949)

Good footage of Gracie Fields talking into camera.