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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).

JOE BECKETT

Joe Beckett (1920-1950)

Footage of the boxer Joe Beckett reading newspaper.

GUNBOAT SMITH

Gunboat Smith (1910-1920)

Shots of Gunboat Smith.

HERMIONE GINGOLD

Hermione Gingold (1971)

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

INTERVIEW WITH GRACIE FIELDS

Interview With Gracie Fields (1940-1949)

Good footage of Gracie Fields talking into camera.

 SARAH BERNHARDT

Sarah Bernhardt (1905)

Actress Sarah Bernhardt makes a dramatic entrance onto theatre stage.

GEORGES CARPENTIER

Georges Carpentier (1910-1919)

Footage of the boxer George Carpentier.

JAMES BRAID, DUNCAN AND TAYLOR  GOLFERS

James Braid, Duncan And Taylor Golfers (1910-1919)

Footage of golfing personality James Braid.

LORD AND LADY RHONDA

Lord And Lady Rhonda (1920-1929)

Brief footage of Lord and Lady Rhonda waiting for their car under an awning.

LACOSTE WEDDING

Lacoste Wedding (1930)

Rene Lacoste with his new bride after their wedding.

"The Most Kissable Girl In Hollywood" (1930)

British actress Dorothy Mackaill returns home from...

THE WINDMILL REDUCED VERSION

The Windmill Reduced Version (1927)

Model windmill is demonstrated by its maker - Mr Tarrant.

PATHE PICTORIAL CARTOON COMPETITION 6

Pathe Pictorial Cartoon Competition 6 (1921)

The artist Poy draws a cartoon - the audience is...

PATHE PICTORIAL CARTOON COMPETITION 8

Pathe Pictorial Cartoon Competition 8 (1921)

The artist Poy draws a cartoon - the audience is...

CAMERA INTERVIEWS -

Camera Interviews - "Tom Reece" (1928)

Trick shots are performed to show off Tom's skill with the...

ROSCOE  FATTY  ARBUCKLE IN LONDON

Roscoe Fatty Arbuckle In London (1920)

Hollywood comedian Fatty Arbuckle fools around for the Pathe...

DOWN 200 FOOT ROPE HAND OVER HAND

Down 200 Foot Rope Hand Over Hand (1923)

"Hurricane Hutch", the American film star, daringly uses a...

DOWN 200 FOOT ROPE HAND OVER HAND aka DOWN 200 FT OF ROPE

Down 200 Foot Rope Hand Over Hand AKA Down 200 Ft Of Rope (1923)

"Hurricane Hutch", the American...

WEBSTER MURRAY - THE GENTLE ART OF SKETCHING

Webster Murray - The Gentle Art Of Sketching (1931-1933)

Artist Webster Murray sketches a glamorous...

PUPPET GIRL

Puppet Girl (1951)

Footage of Girl puppeteer Rene Strange in action, London.

Selected Originals - WHAT HAPPENED TO GROCK?

Selected Originals - What Happened To Grock? (1951)

Material related to newsreel story "What...

CLARA BUTT

Clara Butt (1916)

Concert hall singer Clara Butt meets fans as she boards ship to take trip with her...

SIR JACK HOBBS AND SUTCLIFFE  - FIRST TEST

Sir Jack Hobbs And Sutcliffe - First Test (1926)

Various shots of cricket match featuring Jack...

PIRIE TRIES FOUR MINUTE MILE aka PIRIE TRIES 4 MINUTE MILE

Pirie Tries Four Minute Mile AKA Pirie Tries 4 Minute Mile (1955)

Various shots of Gordon Pirie...

 BLERIOT  aka PLANES

Bleriot AKA Planes (1900-1909)

Pioneer aviator Louis Bleriot poses with his wife and his monoplane.

SIR HERBERT TREE

Sir Herbert Tree (1910-1917)

Shot of actor / manager Sir Herbert Beerbohm Tree.

MR VANDERBILT - SPORTING MILLIONAIRE WHO GAVE HIS LIFEBOAT FOR WOMEN

Mr Vanderbilt - Sporting Millionaire Who Gave His Lifeboat For Women (1910-1915)

Still C/U photo of...

YACHTING ? SIR T LIPTON

Yachting ? Sir T Lipton (1920-1929)

Footage of yacht racing involving Sir Thomas Lipton.

 THE MAN WHO PUT BRITAIN ON THE MAP

The Man Who Put Britain On The Map (1924)

Chancellor of the Exchequer Philip Snowdon on return...

President Wilson at Ceremony

President Wilson At Ceremony (1920)

Footage of the US President Woodrow Wilson.

SINGER MICHAEL BOHNEN IN BERLIN

Singer Michael Bohnen In Berlin (1910-1914)

Singer Michael Bohnen standing beside car, Berlin.

JUST A BALANCER

Just A Balancer (1935)

Good story of the tightrope walker Con Colleano demonstrating his skills on the...

CINEMA BALL IN GLASGOW

Cinema Ball In Glasgow (1947)

Cinema Ball at Green's Playhouse ballroom in Glasgow, Scotland.

AS MODEST AS BRAVE!

As Modest As Brave! (1932)

Filmed interview with Amelia Earhart after her transatlantic flight.

VIVE LE ROI! VIVE LE ROI!!

Vive Le Roi! Vive Le Roi!! (1932)

King Albert of Belgium cheered by crowds.

THE MECCA OF TENNIS

The Mecca Of Tennis (1930)

Helen Wills-Moody beats Miss Krahwinkel in Wimbledon Women's tennis match.

"Amy's" Homecoming (1930)

Famous flyer Amy Johnson receives a warm welcome on her return to Hull.

NURSE CAVELL STATUE AND COVENT GARDEN

Nurse Cavell Statue And Covent Garden (1925)

Night scene in Covent Garden -Statue of Nurse Edith...

THE GLASS PAINTER

The Glass Painter (1928)

The technique of glass portraiture is demonstrated - Mr Sparrow makes a...

THE TRACTOR PLOUGH KIDDIE

The Tractor Plough Kiddie (1929)

A young girl drives a tractor "just like daddy" - her name is Nita...

[PATHE PICTORIAL CARTOON COMPETITION - MISSING TITLES]

[pathe Pictorial Cartoon Competition - Missing Titles] (1921)

Poy (?) draws a cartoon for the...

PATHE PICTORIAL CARTOON COMPETITION 7

Pathe Pictorial Cartoon Competition 7 (1921)

The artist Poy draws a cartoon - the audience is...

GEORGE JACKLEY

George Jackley (1932)

The comedian George Jackley in his dressing room changing for his next comedy role.

ROBB WILTON

Robb Wilton (1932)

Good Robb Wilton monologue, in which he is dressed as policeman.

PATHE PICTORIAL CARTOON COMPETITION 2

Pathe Pictorial Cartoon Competition 2 (1921)

The artist Poy draws a cartoon - the audience is...

CAMERA INTERVIEW - MISS MURIEL GUNN

Camera Interview - Miss Muriel Gunn (1927)

Athletics champion Muriel Gunn demonstrates her hurdling...

CHARLES PATHE

Charles Pathe (1929)

Footage of Charles Pathe - probably outside the Pathe building in Wardour Street.

DANCE VARIATION 1929

Dance Variation 1929 (1928)

Santos Casani and Jose Lennard perform an exhibition dance.

JUST DANCERS - BY THE MILNE SISTERS

Just Dancers - By The Milne Sisters (1931)

Good acrobatic dance routine by the Milne Sisters.