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MOUNT EVEREST EXPEDITION

Mount Everest Expedition (1924)

A party of explorers bound for Mount Everest on board their ship.

PRESIDENT WILSON - FUNERAL

President Wilson - Funeral (1924)

The funeral of ex-president Woodrow Wilson.

DEMOBBED IRISH SOLDIERS

Demobbed Irish Soldiers (1924)

Irish ex-servicemen march to urge the Dublin Corporation to accept...

PRINCE OF WALES

Prince Of Wales (1924)

Edward, Prince of Wales, returns to London having injured his arm in a hunting...

MUNITION FACTORY DISASTER

Munition Factory Disaster (1924)

A look at the devastation caused by an explosion in a munitions...

DUBLIN WEDDING

Dublin Wedding (1924)

Shots of the happy couple and wedding guests.

LINER LAUNCHED

Liner Launched (1924)

Hon. Elsie Mackay christens the liner - S.S. 'Tilawa' - with a bottle of champagne....

KEEP ON CARRYING ON

Keep On Carrying On (1924)

Edward, the Prince of Wales, opens a new science school in Mill Hill.

COME TO THE RIVIERA - FOR 2 MINUTES

Come To The Riviera - For 2 Minutes (1924)

Compare London in the rain to the French Riviera bathed...

STUDENTS AT PLAY

Students At Play (1924)

Students in fancy dress from the Dublin Veterinary College on their 'Rag' Day. ...

POLO

Polo (1924)

A Polo match at the famous grounds at Mandelieu, France.

EVERYONE LOVES FELIX

Everyone Loves Felix (1924)

Life sized Felix dolls are seen leaving the factory on the back of a horse...

LABOUR'S FIRST BYE-ELECTION  aka LABOURS FIRST BYE ELECTION

Labour's First Bye-Election AKA Labours First Bye Election (1924)

Two candidates -...

PLOUGHING MATCH

Ploughing Match (1924)

A ploughing competition using traditional horse drawn ploughs.

SHIRE HORSE SHOW

Shire Horse Show (1924)

Some of the magnificent animals on display at the Shire Horse Show.

SCOTLAND V IRELAND

Scotland V Ireland (1924)

Scotland beat Ireland at rugby.

LUXOR AT WEMBLEY

Luxor At Wembley (1924)

A sneak preview of replicas of Egyptian artefacts for the British Empire...

A RECORD CROWD

A Record Crowd (1924)

A football match - Glasgow Celtic v. Irish Free State.

HORSE JUMPING

Horse Jumping (1924)

A horse jumping competition held by Lord Powerscourt.

OXFORD FIRST

Oxford First (1924)

A new canal lock is opened in Oxford by Lord Desborough.

GREATEST OF ALL CARNIVALS

Greatest Of All Carnivals (1924)

A look at the fabulous floats and crazy costumes at the French...

288 YEAR OLD BAN REMOVED

288 Year Old Ban Removed (1924)

Ben Smith and Ben Tillet, M.P.s in Hyde Park where a ban on taxi cabs...

THE FAT MEN'S CLUB ANNUAL OUTING

The Fat Men's Club Annual Outing (1924)

Large boned residents of Paris ride around the city on a...

NORTH KILDARE HARRIERS

North Kildare Harriers (1924)

Irish point to point horse races.

THE WEAKER SEX

The Weaker Sex (1924)

A team of women defeat a team of men at golf.

POLITICS AND SIGHTSEEING

Politics And Sightseeing (1924)

Reginald Clarry, M.P. takes 1,000 women from his constituency on a...

ETON COLLEGE STEEPLECHASE

Eton College Steeplechase (1924)

Boys from Eton end up soaked and exhausted after a strenuous...

CAMBRIDGE COLLEGE STEEPLECHASE

Cambridge College Steeplechase (1924)

Many riders fall at the fences during the College Steeplechase. ...

200 YEAR OLD FOOTBALL

200 Year Old Football (1924)

The traditional Shrove Tuesday football game in Alnwick - the whole...

SISTER AND SEVEN BROTHERS

Sister And Seven Brothers (1924)

A whole family of artists at work in their studio.

THE BOAT RACE

The Boat Race (1924)

The Cambridge crew are seen in training at Henley.

LEINSTER MOTORCYCLE CLUB

Leinster Motorcycle Club (1924)

A motorcycle steeplechase over muddy tracks and steep hills.

AMERICAN FOOTBALLERS

American Footballers (1924)

A visiting American team play the Irish Free State at football (soccer).

BEAUFORT POINT TO POINT

Beaufort Point To Point (1924)

A look at some of the famous Hunt Races.

SENATOR AND TRAINER

Senator And Trainer (1924)

Irish senator, J. J. Parkinson shows off some of his fine race horses.

SHALL WE SEE OURSELVES WIN

Shall We See Ourselves Win (1924)

Some Oxford rowers take a break from training to examine a Pathe...

CHASING ASCOT

Chasing Ascot (1924)

Spectators and races seen at the National Hunt's Steeplechase Course.

GEORGE BROADCASTS

George Broadcasts (1924)

Two dogs are seen 'broadcasting' to the nation.

SCOTLAND'S PRIDE

Scotland's Pride (1924)

A look at shire horses on display at the Scotstown Annual Stallion Show.

PRINCE IN WHITECHAPEL

Prince In Whitechapel (1924)

Prince Edward, Mr. and Mrs. Baldwin, Ramsay MacDonald and daughter in...

OXFORD CREW

Oxford Crew (1924)

Oxford rowing crew in training at Marlow.

FOR THE FIRST TIME IN 25 YEARS

For The First Time In 25 Years (1924)

Ireland beat Wales at rugby for the first time in 25 years.

BEATTY'S FAMOUS FLAG SHIP

Beatty's Famous Flag Ship (1924)

Beatty's battleship, famous from World War One, is sent to the...

THE DOG COURSING

The Dog Coursing (1924)

Greyhound racing - the dogs compete for the 89th Waterloo cup.

NOVEL TRAINING GROUND

Novel Training Ground (1924)

Racehorse trainer resorts to taking his animals to the beach to run in...

CORK TEAM'S GREAT VICTORY

Cork Team's Great Victory (1924)

The National Senior Cross-Country Championship at Phoenix Park.

NATIONAL CROSS COUNTRY CHAMPIONSHIPS  aka NATIONAL CROSS COUNTRY CHAMPIONSHIP

National Cross Country Championships AKA National Cross Country Championship (1924)

Corporal...

QUEBEC STORM

Quebec Storm (1924)

Fierce blizzards in the Canadian province of Quebec.

RULER OF 60 MILLION MOSLEMS

Ruler Of 60 Million Moslems (1924)

The Caliph of Transjordania ( Jordan ) - King Hussein - seen...

WILL HE WIN IT?

Will He Win It? (1924)

A look at 'Sir Gallahad III' - a champion racehorse - in training.