A. C. Astor. Part of issue RAIL, ROAD AND SEA.
Pathe Studios, London.
Popular radio and variety ventriloquist, A. C. Astor, performs with sailor dummy. The dummy is sitting on a bench holding baby, there is a set of the River Thames behind him. The dummy tells Astor a sad tale about...
'Noted aerial daredevil' Spike Hardy dangles by his teeth from the axis of a plane in flight.
Cuts for the original story, with extra hair-raising shots of stuntman Spike Hardy dangling by his teeth from a biplane in flight.
Horse Racing at the Curragh, Ireland, top tip for the Derby "Spike Island" wins.
Comedy musicians the Bill Hall Trio, including Spike Milligan, play version of "The Canary".
Cars being driven over spikes to test strength of Goodyear tyres, Lulsgate Aerodrome, Bristol.
German soldier in spiked helmet standing in front of water.
Young American Naval cadets meet in boxing match.