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FROM 'CROCKS' TO COMFORT

From 'crocks' To Comfort (1934)

The latest British car with numerous gadgets and devices demonstrated...

TAKING A LION FOR A RIDE!

Taking A Lion For A Ride! (1934)

A lion takes a ride on the side of a car around the wall of death.

WHEELABOUT NOVELTIES

Wheelabout Novelties (1930)

Invention - a pram which turns into a high chair. Collapsible pram also...

AFRICA'S YOUNGEST CAR OWNER!

Africa's Youngest Car Owner! (1940)

3-year-old Daphne Gregory and the tiny car built for her by her...

EVE -HORSEWOMAN

Eve -Horsewoman (1931)

Scenes from the horse show at Olympia.

THE SPEED KINGS

The Speed Kings (1920-1929)

Various shots of a motor race - aerial shot, car spinning out of control,...

SPORTING EVES - MISS IVY CUMMINS THE RACING MOTORIST

Sporting Eves - Miss Ivy Cummins The Racing Motorist (1921)

Racing car driver Ivy Cummins and her...

WHERE MY CARAVAN HAS RESTED 2

Where My Caravan Has Rested 2 (1932)

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

RIDING SISTERS!  FILMED AT NORTHOLT

Riding Sisters! Filmed At Northolt (1932)

A group of seven sisters who all enjoy horse riding are...

COMICAL CYCLES

Comical Cycles (1933)

A collection of weird and wonderful bicycles are ridden around a small racetrack.

THE SMALLEST RACING CAR!  AN ACTION PICTURE AT BROOKLANDS

The Smallest Racing Car! An Action Picture At Brooklands (1933)

Unique motor racing car is...

OLD TIMERS

Old Timers (1933)

Veteran car race on the sea front at Bondi Beach, Australia.

THE CESAREWITCH aka FRENCH HORSES WINS CESAREWITCH

The Cesarewitch AKA French Horses Wins Cesarewitch (1946)

French horse "Monsieur L'Admiral" wins...

WIRED MOUNTAINS

Wired Mountains (1932)

Cable car trip in South Germany.

CLOVELLY

Clovelly (1937)

A look at the beautiful town of Clovelly in North Devon with its ancient cottages and...

FIRST ELECTRIC TRAIN issue title GOING GAY

First Electric Train Issue Title Going Gay (1938)

Early electric train that runs along cliff tops...

CARAVAN issue title - INTO THE BLUE

Caravan Issue Title - Into The Blue (1939)

A new caravan can be completely dismantled for easy...

QUEER CYCLING

Queer Cycling (1942)

Mr Flynn invents a new type of double bicycle and Mr Bartlett invents rear wheel...

FUN WHEEL aka NEW FORM OF TRANSPORT

Fun Wheel AKA New Form Of Transport (1967)

Scientists at US university demonstrate eccentric new form...

RUSSIA - NEW VEHICLES aka NO WHEELS VEHICLE FROM RUSSIA

Russia - New Vehicles AKA No Wheels Vehicle From Russia (1968)

Versatile vehicle with spiralled...

SEAPLANE YACHT

Seaplane Yacht (1948)

New type of catamaran-style yacht being sailed on Norfolk Broads.

QUINTICYCLE

Quinticycle (1950)

The Jewell family enjoys a day out on family bike known as the Quinticycle in...

SAFETY CYCLE

Safety Cycle (1953)

John Searle rides his 'armchair-safety-cycle' around London.

ROLLER SKATER

Roller Skater (1954)

Man roller skates to work, he is in training for World's Road Roller Skating Speed...

WATER CYCLE

Water Cycle (1949)

Quirky invention: a bicycle that can be ridden on water.

TOWN OF CYCLES

Town Of Cycles (1950)

Item showing popularity of bicycles in Oxford, and where to park them around the...

CABLE RAILWAY

Cable Railway (1952)

Good footage of cable car trip up the Austrian mountains in Kitzbuhel.

PEDAL CANOE

Pedal Canoe (1953)

F.G. Chapman pedals his small boat around the town and into the sea. Brighton.

VEHICLE NOISE

Vehicle Noise (1968)

Machinery on side of road measuring the vehicle noise.

BANTAM PACK - OLD CROCKS AND CRAZY BIKES

Bantam Pack - Old Crocks And Crazy Bikes (1950)

Quirky stuff - probably designed for children -...

GLIMPSES OF YORK - IN PATHECOLOR sic  IN CAN LABELLED

Glimpses Of York - In Pathecolor Sic In Can Labelled "Pathetone Early Colour" (1930)

Lovely...

HILL CLIMB

Hill Climb (1914-1918)

Motorcycle riders attempt to mount very steep hill in dusty valley.

NO PETROL,  SO PUSH CYCLING

No Petrol, So Push Cycling (1914-1918)

Cycling in wartime to save petrol.

AMERICAN ARMY FORCES IN FRANCE

American Army Forces In France (1917-1918)

Good montage footage of US troops in France, mostly dating end...

Selected Originals - BLUE RIBAND FIRST TRY

Selected Originals - Blue Riband First Try (1952)

Material relating to the newsreel story "Blue...

VINTAGE CAR AUCTION

Vintage Car Auction (1961)

Beautiful vintage and veteran cars are auctioned at Lord Montagu's Beaulieu...

ARMY CYCLISTS

Army Cyclists (1957)

An item about the stunts performed by the Army Mechanical Transport School...

MINIATURE CYCLES

Miniature Cycles (1958)

Item about a man whose hobby is making different types of miniature bicycles.

HOME MADE VETERAN CAR

Home Made Veteran Car (1960)

Captain Lionel Rapson works on his modern veteran car and drives it around...

"Noah's Ark On Wheels" (1932)

Camels and elephants walk through the streets of Dunstable to their new...

A GREAT RECORD!

A Great Record! (1932)

Good footage of runners racing along the roads from Morpeth to...

"The Dynasphere" ... Its Other Name Is "Jumbo"! (1932)

A new and remarkable - and slightly...

SPEED!

Speed! (1931)

A plane, a steam train and a speedboat have a race where a railway track runs parallel to a...

EVE'S HATS

Eve's Hats (1933)

Young women display the latest hat fashion in Hollywood in the United States of America.

GEOGRAPHY UP TO DATE

Geography Up To Date (1933)

Nice footage of a geography aeroplane trip for school children, in the...

CHELSEA R.A.M.C. IN TRAINING

Chelsea R.A.M.C. In Training (1925)

Training exercise performed by the Chelsea Royal Army Medical...

RICKSHAW WHOOPEE!

Rickshaw Whoopee! (1940)

Chinese people pull rickshaws through the 'Chinese Village' area of San...

THE HOUSE THAT WASN'T - A FABLE OF TODAY

The House That Wasn't - A Fable Of Today (1930)

Interesting film about a house facade that hides a...

HOLIDAY PLEASURES

Holiday Pleasures (1932)

Short segment - woman water skiing and women having fun in Brighton driving...

STARS AT HOME - MISS SYBIL THORNDIKE

Stars At Home - Miss Sybil Thorndike (1922)

The actress Sybil Thorndike is seen at her home and in...