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HEAT WAVE SCENES

Heat Wave Scenes (1947)

People enjoy heatwave in London.

SHEEP JUMPING

Sheep Jumping (1960-1969)

Slow motion shots of sheep jumping over mountain stream.

WOOLLY WEST

Woolly West (1928)

Cowboys round up sheep - various shot of our woolly friends.

DREAMS

Dreams (1942)

Dreams are interpreted through sketches.

SOMETHING NEW !

Something New ! (1946)

A bride falls asleep and dreams of her perfect trousseau as models walk out of her...

HAMMOCKS

Hammocks (1951)

Footage of two old ladies setting up hammocks in house in Birmingham.

MESSENGER BOYS

Messenger Boys (1946)

Working day of a messenger boy - he does more then one would expect.

SIESTA

Siesta (1946)

People having siesta in Hyde Park during lunch hour.

WEE WILLIE WINKIE TRAILER

Wee Willie Winkie Trailer (1949)

A short trailer film encouraging parents to put their children to bed...

BROADSTAIRS

Broadstairs (1939)

Fishermen in Broadstairs, Kent give free boat rides to young children.

PSYCHIC ART

Psychic Art (1930)

Artist Fiddes Watt makes sculptures inspired by his dreams.

ZOO BABIES

Zoo Babies (1937)

Lions and their cubs in London Zoo.

BABY MINE!

Baby Mine! (1939)

A lovely little baby Polar bear seen at a zoo in Stockholm.

BIRD VIRTUOSOS

Bird Virtuosos (1931)

Trained birds perform various tricks.

ALFIE AND THE ICE CREAM

Alfie And The Ice Cream (1945)

Little boy visits an ice cream factory.

"Koombe" Furniture (1949)

Footage of the the new combined bed / cabinet being demonstrated in...

ALFIE'S DREAM

Alfie's Dream (1945)

Nice item about a boy called Alfie who dreams of scoring goal at Wembley stadium,...

FURNITURE EXHIBITION

Furniture Exhibition (1954)

Footage of latest styles in furniture on show at exhibition in London.

MOTEL

Motel (1953)

A convenient motel for travellers and their cars proves popular in Kent.

 TRAILER - ITS LATER THAN YOU THINK

Trailer - Its Later Than You Think (1948)

A short trailer film encouraging parents to put their...

CHERBOURG LIBERATION

Cherbourg Liberation (1944)

Item showing liberation of Cherbourg in France.

HUNGARIAN REFUGEES ARRIVING AT AUSTRIAN BORDER

Hungarian Refugees Arriving At Austrian Border (1956)

Refugees inside hall, receiving cigarettes &...

BAVARIAN HEALTH CENTRE

Bavarian Health Centre (1968)

Class does relaxation exercises and a woman wears electrically charged...

PEDAL PUSHERS OPEN SIX DAY GRIND

Pedal Pushers Open Six Day Grind (1914-1919)

Six day cycling race in New York.

GERMAN SHELL BREAKS AMONG SLEEPING SOLDIERS

German Shell Breaks Among Sleeping Soldiers (1914-1918)

Belgian Soldiers Sleep in Church

SOLDIERS TAKE NEEDED REST

Soldiers Take Needed Rest (1914-1918)

First World War soldiers take a rest.

STREETS BARRICADED & OCCUPIED BY TROOPS

Streets Barricaded & Occupied By Troops (1914-1918)

German soldiers resting and eating on unidentified...

EASTERN MAIL CALL FOR THE BOYS

Eastern Mail Call For The Boys (1946)

Public information trailer calling for more family letters to be...

ANNE EDWARDS aka GLAMOUR GIRL

Anne Edwards AKA Glamour Girl (1944)

A day in the life of glamour girl Joan Richards.

THE SKY

The Sky "Pull Man" AKA The Sky "Pullman" (1934)

Sleep-up plane, a 'sleeping car' inside a plane -...

RIVER EVES

River Eves (1929)

Relaxing on the river in Oxford - picnics, punting, sleeping in a boat, drinking tea...

PEKINESE

Pekinese (1922)

Various shots of Pekingese dogs - including one dressed as a baby.

WHERE MY CARAVAN HAS RESTED 2

Where My Caravan Has Rested 2 (1932)

Five girls go on holiday together with their fold up caravan.

AS YOU LIKE IT

As You Like It (1929)

Gardening lessons are given to young children at a school in North Kensington.

THE UNDERWATER MAN

The Underwater Man (1933)

Underwater man Monsieur de Lalyman plays the violin, eats and drinks then...

THE CITY WAKES

The City Wakes (1935)

Nice film of people getting up, travelling and working in Rome, Italy.

PEKINESE

Pekinese (1922)

Various shots of Pekingese dogs - including one dressed as a baby.

CARROLL AND HOWE aka GARROLL AND LOWE

Carroll And Howe AKA Garroll And Lowe (1937)

American comedy act Carroll and Howe perform a routine...

WHERE MY CARAVAN IS RESTED

Where My Caravan Is Rested (1929)

Excellent film showing a fold up caravan - it can be put up in 3...

THE SUPER SLEEPER CAR

The Super Sleeper Car (1938)

Here we see a new car with a bed in the roof being tried out.

STARTING YOUNG!

Starting Young! (1939)

Children at the Lady Buxton nursery school are seen playing, painting, eating and...

ERNEST DILLON

Ernest Dillon (1940)

Comedy trampolinist Ernest Dillon does a routine showing the morning after the night...

THAT OUTDOOR URGE!

That Outdoor Urge! (1931)

Girl guide camp - cooking, waking up, singing songs around the camp fire etc.

FIRST ROAD SLEEPER

First Road Sleeper (1928)

The first coach 'sleeper' arrives in Liverpool after its first trip from...

TAKING CARE OF TINY TOTS

Taking Care Of Tiny Tots (1932)

Child care by nursery nurses at a creche.

WHERE MY CARAVAN HAS RESTED 2

Where My Caravan Has Rested 2 (1932)

Five girls go on holiday together with their fold up caravan.

'WARE SHARKS!

'ware Sharks! (1933)

Fishing for hammerhead sharks in Durban, South Africa.

ART CELEBRITIES AT WORK - M. JEAN GABRIEL DOMERGUE

Art Celebrities At Work - M. Jean Gabriel Domergue (1932)

Scenes in the artist's studio - he draws...

CANINE EXPLORERS

Canine Explorers (1936)

Nice footage of huskies pulling a sledge in an expedition in the Arctic regions.

LION-HEARTED!

Lion-Hearted! (1932)

A lion tamer shows off.