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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).

HERMIONE GINGOLD

Hermione Gingold (1971)

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

JOE BECKETT

Joe Beckett (1920-1950)

Footage of the boxer Joe Beckett reading newspaper.

GUNBOAT SMITH

Gunboat Smith (1910-1920)

Shots of Gunboat Smith.

 SARAH BERNHARDT

Sarah Bernhardt (1905)

Actress Sarah Bernhardt makes a dramatic entrance onto theatre stage.

LACOSTE WEDDING

Lacoste Wedding (1930)

Rene Lacoste with his new bride after their wedding.

INTERVIEW WITH GRACIE FIELDS

Interview With Gracie Fields (1940-1949)

Good footage of Gracie Fields talking into camera.

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.

WEBSTER MURRAY - THE GENTLE ART OF SKETCHING

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

Artist Webster Murray sketches a glamorous...

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.

"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...

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...

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.

SUPPLENESS & WINSOME WINNIE

Suppleness & Winsome Winnie (1932)

An acrobatic dance performed by Winsome Winnie - lots of...

FRANCIS WHITE issue title - SHOULD AULD ACQUAINTANCE ...

Francis White Issue Title - Should Auld Acquaintance ... (1938)

Magician Francis White performs...

EXERCISER GASTON AND ANDREE issue title is SHOULD AULD ACQUAINTANCE ...

Exerciser Gaston And Andree Issue Title Is Should Auld Acquaintance ... (1938)

Dancers Gaston...

EARL AND JOSEPHINE LEACH

Earl And Josephine Leach (1938)

Dancers Earl and Josephine Leach perform a waltz. No soundtrack.

GOLD AND CORDELL

Gold And Cordell (1941)

Dancers Gold and Cordell perform a graceful routine in moonlit setting.

CHARLIE CHAPLIN IN PARIS FOR PREMIERE OF

Charlie Chaplin In Paris For Premiere Of " A King In New York" (1957)

Charlie Chaplin on stage,...

DEATH OF FRENCH AIR ACE GEORGE BOILLOT

Death Of French Air Ace George Boillot (1910-1919)

Shots of motor / air ace George Boillot who was...

CRICKET'S COMING 'STAR'

Cricket's Coming 'star' (1927)

Young cricketer Hammond is given a presentation.

GLORIA SWANSON IN ITALY

Gloria Swanson In Italy (1954)

Gloria Swanson at airport, various close ups.

GRACIE FIELDS SINGS IN ROCHDALE

Gracie Fields Sings In Rochdale (1954)

Gracie Fields swamped by fans at her gig in Rochdale.

MARIA CALLAS AT HOME

Maria Callas At Home (1958)

Opera singer Maria Callas posing around her Milan apartment in various...

LIBERACE LEAVING LAW COURTS

Liberace Leaving Law Courts (1959)

Liberace in sombre suit leaving London court after winning libel...

FLYING BOAT LANDS AT CAPRI FOR FIRST TIME

Flying Boat Lands At Capri For First Time (1954)

Flying boat approaching Capri, Gracie Fields and...

YURI GAGARIN AT EARLS COURT

Yuri Gagarin At Earls Court (1961)

First man in space meets the press and tours an exhibition of space...

MRS WILSON AT HOME IN NO. 10

Mrs Wilson At Home In No. 10 (1964)

Various shots of PM's wife Mary Wilson at home in Downing Street.

CONCEPT ART ON SHOW IN LONDON

Concept Art On Show In London (1966)

Yoko Ono performs strange concept art on stage in London.