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DOLL'S HOUSE aka DOLLS HOUSE

Doll's House AKA Dolls House (1955)

Various miniature pieces of furniture decorate an antique doll's...

NEEDLEWORK CHURCH

Needlework Church (1955)

A remarkable model church made entirely of fabric.

HUMMING BIRDS

Humming Birds (1955)

Short film showing humming birds feeding at London Zoo.

AFRICAN DANCING aka NATIVE DANCING FROM UGANDA

African Dancing AKA Native Dancing From Uganda (1955)

Traditional dancing of the Acholi tribe in...

EGG SHELL REPAIR aka EGG SHELLS

Egg Shell Repair AKA Egg Shells (1955)

Michael Prynn repairs a broken guillemot's egg.

TELEPATHIC TWINS

Telepathic Twins (1955)

Great little story about John and Jim Cramp - three year old twins who look,...

SWISS S.O.S. aka ALPINE ACCIDENT

Swiss S.O.S. AKA Alpine Accident (1955)

Practice rescue mission on the snowy slopes of Corviglia.

UNDERGROUND SCHOOL

Underground School (1955)

Trainees are taken through safety procedures for London Underground trains.

NEWBOROUGH HATS

Newborough Hats (1955)

Wonderful posing in all manner of extravagant hats - good for showing the vanity...

NORMAN WISDOM

Norman Wisdom (1955)

Norman Wisdom and his son pose for a photograph to be used on the cover of...

COLOURS FOR SLIMMING

Colours For Slimming (1955)

Larger women are advised not to wear bright red frocks - more "slimming"...

STALLION SHOW

Stallion Show (1955)

The annual Thoroughbred Stallion show is seen - Court Nez is awarded the King George...

CHARACTER JUGS

Character Jugs (1955)

Processes involved in making Toby Jugs - Long John Silver is model focused upon.

BEATING RETREAT

Beating Retreat (1955)

Marching in costume of an earlier era are trainee marines at H.M.S. Vincent at...

GLOBE MAKING

Globe Making (1955)

Processes involved in making geographical globes.

GUARDS DRIVE TO HASTINGS aka OLD CROCKS HASTINGS RUN

Guards Drive To Hastings AKA Old Crocks Hastings Run (1955)

Re-enactment of the first organised...

CIRCUS BLESSING

Circus Blessing (1955)

Annual blessing of the circus performers and animals at Chessington Zoo.

ICE MAN

Ice Man (1955)

Herni Rogantini cuts blocks of ice from a frozen lake in St Moritz.

BIRTH OF A RECORD

Birth Of A Record (1955)

Ruby Murray and Ronnie Harris go to a "hit publishers" to find a new song each.

ZOO DOCTOR

Zoo Doctor (1955)

Alternative medicine for animals - big spoonfuls of Halibut Oil.

SEWING MACHINE

Sewing Machine (1955)

Model Patti Morgan runs up a sexy sun suit on her new electric sewing machine.

BOY FENCER

Boy Fencer (1955)

A young boy and his father practice their fencing technique in the grounds of Brighton...

BULGARIAN DANCERS

Bulgarian Dancers (1955)

A troupe of dancers perform some traditional Bulgarian folk dances in the park.

MUSICAL RIDE

Musical Ride (1955)

The Household Cavalry ride in formation in Kensington Palace Gardens.

PORCELAIN FIGURES

Porcelain Figures (1955)

A valuable collection of Russian porcelain is displayed for the Pathe camera.

PETRA aka JORDAN - RUINED CITY OF PETRA CP 003 Int'l

Petra AKA Jordan - Ruined City Of Petra Cp 003 Int'l (1955)

Travelogue style film exploring the...

BEERSHEBA MARKET

Beersheba Market (1955)

Scenes at a market frequented by Bedouins in Israel.

EMBANKMENT ARTISTS

Embankment Artists (1955)

Various artists display their artwork on the railings of Victoria Embankment...

SOUTHPORT T.U.C. aka TUC CONFERENCE

Southport T.U.C. AKA Tuc Conference (1955)

The Trades Union Congress hold their annual Conference in...

FARNBOROUGH AIR DISPLAY aka AIR SHOW

Farnborough Air Display AKA Air Show (1955)

Views of the Farnborough air show - including air to air...

BOXING NEWS - KEENAN - TULI IN TRAINING FOR FIGHT

Boxing News - Keenan - Tuli In Training For Fight (1955)

Boxers Peter Keenan and Jake Tuli are...

BAILING OUT AT ZERO FEET aka BACING OUT@ZERO FEET

Bailing Out At Zero Feet AKA Bacing Out@zero Feet (1955)

A test pilot tries out an ejector seat -...

BORDEAUX - BRITISH ATHLETES DEFEAT FRANCE aka ATHLETES BEAT FRANCE

Bordeaux - British Athletes Defeat France AKA Athletes Beat France (1955)

Athletics event from...

Selected Originals - BORDEAUX - BRITISH ATHLETES DEFEAT FRANCE

Selected Originals - Bordeaux - British Athletes Defeat France (1955)

Material relating to...

Selected Originals - BOXING NEWS - KEENAN - TULI IN TRAINING FOR FIGHT

Selected Originals - Boxing News - Keenan - Tuli In Training For Fight (1955)

Material...

Selected Originals - SOUTHPORT T.U.C. aka TUC CONFERENCE

Selected Originals - Southport T.U.C. AKA Tuc Conference (1955)

Material relating to newsreel...

PIRIE'S CROSS COUNTRY WIN

Pirie's Cross Country Win (1955)

Gordon Pirie wins Surrey Amateur title for 4th year running.

TANKER BLOCKS SUEZ CANAL

Tanker Blocks Suez Canal (1955)

Liberian tanker 'World Piece' crashes into Suez Canal Bridge.

SCHOOLBOYS EXHIBITION

Schoolboys Exhibition (1955)

A flying saucer is among the exhibits at this year's Schoolboys...

MALAYA  - 20,000 FLEE FLOODED HOMES

Malaya - 20,000 Flee Flooded Homes (1955)

Widespread damage is caused by excessive monsoon rains in...

SOCCER - HIGHBURY CLASH RECALLS 1927 FINAL

Soccer - Highbury Clash Recalls 1927 Final (1955)

Cardiff is to meet Arsenal for the first time...

STRIKE CRISIS

Strike Crisis (1955)

Railway strike talks in Unity House, London and Standard workers' meeting in...

Selected Originals -  MALAYA  - 20,000 FLEE FLOODED HOMES

Selected Originals - Malaya - 20,000 Flee Flooded Homes (1955)

Material relating to newsreel...

Selected Originals -  TANKER BLOCKS SUEZ CANAL

Selected Originals - Tanker Blocks Suez Canal (1955)

Material relating to newsreel story "Tanker...

Selected Originals -  STRIKE CRISIS

Selected Originals - Strike Crisis (1955)

Material relating to newsreel story "Strike Crisis" -...

LONDON - ATTLEE IN LAMBETH

London - Attlee In Lambeth (1955)

Mr and Mrs Attlee visit new housing estate in Lambeth.

LIVERPOOL - NORRIS WINS CROSS COUNTRY

Liverpool - Norris Wins Cross Country (1955)

Ken Norris beats team mate Gordon Pirie in Cross...

NEWS FLASHES - FRANCE - FRENCH FLOODS

News Flashes - France - French Floods (1955)

The river Seine rises and threatens to flood Paris.

NEWS FLASHES - U.S.A. - U.S. JET PLANE

News Flashes - U.S.A. - U.S. Jet Plane (1955)

Jet plane takes off from lorry.

LONDON SWIMMERS BEAT BERLINERS

London Swimmers Beat Berliners (1955)

15 years old Margaret Edwards is unbeatable in Berlin-London...