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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).

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...

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.

JOE BECKETT

Joe Beckett (1920-1950)

Footage of the boxer Joe Beckett reading newspaper.

GUNBOAT SMITH

Gunboat Smith (1910-1920)

Shots of Gunboat Smith.

YOUR FORTUNE

Your Fortune (1931)

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

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.

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...

OUR GRACIE COMES HOME

Our Gracie Comes Home (1941)

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

EPSTEIN'S LATEST

Epstein's Latest (1942)

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

THE MASTER TOUCH

The Master Touch (1933)

Billiards player Walter Lindrum makes a hundred break.

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...

EMILIO

Emilio (1947)

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

FLOWER PIECE

Flower Piece (1945)

Flower decorations created by flower expert Constance Spry.

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.

 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.

 BERNARD SHAW - PRESS INTERVIEW

Bernard Shaw - Press Interview (1930-1939)

George Bernard Shaw plays around for the cameras. He never...

LACOSTE WEDDING

Lacoste Wedding (1930)

Rene Lacoste with his new bride after their wedding.

RESISTER aka RESISTA

Resister AKA Resista (1937)

Miss Resista (Resister ?) can put on weight at will using mind over matter.

CARDBOARD MODELS AKA CARDBOARD JETS

Cardboard Models AKA Cardboard Jets (1955)

Wallis Rigby has designed model boats made of cardboard

WE'RE ALL PROUD OF YOU MR MOLLISON!

We're All Proud Of You Mr Mollison! (1932)

Camera interview with aviator J A Mollison.

"Smash ... But Impossible To Grab"! (1932)

Demonstration of new anti theft device - throw a brick...

"The Most Kissable Girl In Hollywood" (1930)

British actress Dorothy Mackaill returns home from...

A SHROPSHIRE LAD

A Shropshire Lad (1933)

Famous jockey Gordon Richards gets a warm welcome on his return to his home...

TO STAR IN ENGLAND

To Star In England (1934)

Charles Farrell arrives to Southampton to appear in British films.

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...

GRIFF THE BUBBLE KING

Griff The Bubble King (1931)

Griff the clown demonstrates his balancing skills with a small lamp.

NORMAN HENDERSON

Norman Henderson (1932)

The composer Norman Henderson play the piano single handed.

CUES NOT BY WALTER LINDRUM

Cues Not By Walter Lindrum (1932)

The billiard player Walter Lindrum shows off his skills a the table.

PATHE PICTORIAL CARTOON COMPETITION 8

Pathe Pictorial Cartoon Competition 8 (1921)

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

TRICKY TRICKS

Tricky Tricks (1932)

Australian billiards expert Nick Winter shows us some tricks on the table.

CLIFF BERZAC

Cliff Berzac (1933)

Cliff Berzac puts a harness on a mule.

THE FOUR SPALLAS

The Four Spallas (1940)

Acrobatic act The Four Spallas show us several skilful balancing postures.