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VIRGINIA DAWN

Virginia Dawn (1941)

Virginia Dawn sings of 'Six Lessons With Madame La Tonga' in a South American way.

GRAY, AUSTIN & WORTH

Gray, Austin & Worth (1941)

Gray, Austin and Worth entertain us with their humorous juggling act.

SYDNEY BURCHALL

Sydney Burchall (1941)

Baritone Sydney Burchall sings a song of the sea called 'The Skipper'.

FELIX MENDELSSOHN'S HAWAIIAN SERENADERS

Felix Mendelssohn's Hawaiian Serenaders (1941)

Great version of 'In The Mood' played Hawaiian style...

MARIE WILSON

Marie Wilson (1941)

Novelty cyclist Marie Wilson entertains with balancing tricks and contortions on her...

NEW NAVAL COMMANDER IN CHIEF

New Naval Commander In Chief (1941)

Admiral Tovey takes over from Admiral Forbes as...

ANOTHER NAVAL RECRUIT

Another Naval Recruit (1941)

King George VI, Queen Elizabeth and Churchill at launching of warship,...

PRISONERS OF WAR ON TWO FRONTS

Prisoners Of War On Two Fronts (1941)

Greek soldiers head for front, Italian POWs in Greece and in...

THEIR MAJESTIES IN SHEFFIELD

Their Majesties In Sheffield (1941)

King George VI and Queen Elizabeth visit bomb site and talk to...

AIR TRAINING FOR BOYS OF SIXTEEN

Air Training For Boys Of Sixteen (1941)

Sir Archibald Sinclair, Secretary of State for Air, announces...

PRIME MINISTER INSPECTS AMERICAN MOTORISED SQUADRON

Prime Minister Inspects American Motorised Squadron (1941)

Churchill inspects American ex-pats'...

DIVING IN US aka U.S. DIVING CHAMPIONS part of DUBLIN REEL

Diving In Us AKA U.S. Diving Champions Part Of Dublin Reel (1941)

Champion divers - Majorie...

MEXICAN HORSEMANSHIP on sleeve as MEXICAN HORSE MANSHIP part of DUBLIN REEL

Mexican Horsemanship On Sleeve As Mexican Horse Manship Part Of Dublin Reel (1941)

US Envoy...

THE SPIRIT OF THE RAF

The Spirit Of The RAF (1941)

Airmen recuperating in an RAF hospital, plus squadron of Spitfires taking...

NURSES ON PARADE

Nurses On Parade (1941)

Parade of volunteer nurses of Red Cross in Johannesburg City Hall, South...

PICTURED PARAGRAPHS  LAUNCH OF CRUISER, DRUMS FOR BATTALION OF KOYLI,...

Pictured Paragraphs Launch Of Cruiser, Drums For Battalion Of Koyli,... (1941)

News stories...

THE WAR IN LIBYA

The War In Libya (1941)

Allied forces advance across Western desert, Italian and Libyan POWs march in...

MORE HONOURS FOR RAF

More Honours For RAF (1941)

Polish Premier General Sikorski and King George VI present medals to RAF...

MR CHURCHILL IN GLASGOW

Mr Churchill In Glasgow (1941)

Churchill and US special envoy Harry Hopkins inspect Glasgow's Civil...

PLANE CRASH HEROES Dublin issue

Plane Crash Heroes Dublin Issue (1941)

Biplane crashes into Jamaica Bay, fortunately the US Navy...

JAPANESE BIRTHDAY CELEBRATIONS aka JAP BIRTHDAY Dublin issue

Japanese Birthday Celebrations AKA Jap Birthday Dublin Issue (1941)

Emperor Hirohito and Empress...

ROOSEVELT SPEECH on sleeve as ROOSEVELT SPEACH aka PRESIDENT ROOSEVELT - A...

Roosevelt Speech On Sleeve As Roosevelt Speach AKA President Roosevelt - A... (1941)

FDR...

LORD HALIFAX LEAVES FOR THE USA

Lord Halifax Leaves For The USA (1941)

Churchill says goodbye to Lord Halifax new British ambassador...

AMERICAN PRIVATE CITIZEN NO 1 ARRIVES

American Private Citizen No 1 Arrives (1941)

American Republican Wendell Wilkie visits UK and meets...

HMS KING GEORGE V

HMS King George V (1941)

Various shots of new warship, HMS KING GEORGE V, at sea.

CANTEEN FROM CANADA

Canteen From Canada (1941)

Mr Massey, High Commissioner for Canada, presents mobile kitchen to London...

MR WILKIE WANTS TO KNOW

Mr Wilkie Wants To Know (1941)

Wendell Wilkie talks to Londoners in municipal air raid shelter during a...

ROYAL VISIT TO THE RAF

Royal Visit To The RAF (1941)

King George VI, Queen Elizabeth and Princesses visit RAF Coastal Command...

NORWAY'S CROWN PRINCE IN AMERICA Dublin issue

Norway's Crown Prince In America Dublin Issue (1941)

Prince Olaf arrives in America by plane,...

FREE BELGIUM V FREE HOLLAND

Free Belgium V Free Holland (1941)

Football match between Belgians and Dutch men living in UK, watched...

MR CHURCHILL IN THE SOUTH

Mr Churchill In The South (1941)

Churchill visits Nelson's Victory and dock yard in Portsmouth.

PRESIDENT ROOSEVELT'S INAUGURATION on sleeve as PRESIDENT ROOSEVELTS

President Roosevelt's Inauguration On Sleeve As President Roosevelts (1941)

President Franklin...

FAST WORK

Fast Work (1941)

Badminton match between champions Ken Davidson and Hughie Forgie.

WENDELL WILKIE'S LIGHTNING TOUR on sleeve as WENDELL WILKIES

Wendell Wilkie's Lightning Tour On Sleeve As Wendell Wilkies (1941)

Wilkie ends tour of UK by...

QUEEN INSPECTS AMERICAN GIFTS

Queen Inspects American Gifts (1941)

Queen Elizabeth looks at gifts of toys and clothes donated by...

HAILE SELASSIE ENTERS ABYSSINIA on sleeve as HALLE SELASIE

Haile Selassie Enters Abyssinia On Sleeve As Halle Selasie (1941)

Haile Selassie returns to...

RUMANIAN EARTHQUAKE

Rumanian Earthquake (1941)

King Michael inspects devastation resulting from massive earthquake in...

PRIME MINISTER WITH HIS OLD REGIMENT

Prime Minister With His Old Regiment (1941)

Churchill inspects the battalion he once commanded, the...

LORD HALIFAX OVER THERE

Lord Halifax Over There (1941)

Lord and Lady Halifax cross Atlantic on HMS King George V & are met by...

BOMBER NO 1000 LEAVES USA

Bomber No 1000 Leaves USA (1941)

Lord Halifax sees 1000th Hudson bomber plane take off from American...

NEW MINISTER OF INFORMATION

New Minister Of Information (1941)

Brendan Bracken, new minister of information, greets World's...

NEWSBRIEFS

Newsbriefs (1941)

Warship refuelled at sea, bombers arrive from USA and Churchill inspects new tanks.

WITH THE FREE FRENCH IN AFRICA on sleeve as WITH A FREE FRENCH

With The Free French In Africa On Sleeve As With A Free French (1941)

Free Belgians visits Free...

PRESIDENT ROOSEVELT'S BIRTHDAY

President Roosevelt's Birthday (1941)

FDR celebrates birthday with big cake and ball, film stars and...

ROYAL TOUR OF BOMBED AREAS

Royal Tour Of Bombed Areas (1941)

King George VI and Queen Elizabeth visit bombed area of Manchester...

PRIME MINISTER WITH THE TANKS

Prime Minister With The Tanks (1941)

Churchill watches tank demo with General de Gaulle and General...

THE QUEEN ELIZABETH IN TABLE BAY

The Queen Elizabeth In Table Bay (1941)

Liner Queen Elizabeth arrives in South Africa at dawn, good...

DUTCH WARSHIPS SAVED FROM THE NAZIS

Dutch Warships Saved From The Nazis (1941)

Queen Wilhelmina meets crew of Dutch cruiser that escaped...

HONOURED BY THE KING

Honoured By The King (1941)

Servicemen with medals seen leaving Buckingham Palace.

RAF FIGHTERS IN THE RING

RAF Fighters In The Ring (1941)

Ex-champion boxers Eric Boon and Peter Kane fight in charity...