Full title reads: "Great Fire destroys Crystal Palace".
This item appears to be identical to story - GREAT FIRE AT CRYSTAL PALACE - also in 36/97, transferred onto *PM0899*.
Note: please see section about Crystal Palace in item - NEWS IN A NUTSHELL - also in 36/97....
Various shots of firework display at Crystal Palace.
The Viceroy's Bodyguard, all Indian men, is claimed to be one of the best guards in the world.
Enormous Victorian glass house, famous London landmark, is seen engulfed in flames.
Material relating to newsreel story "St. James's" - 52/38.
Illuminated Sign reading 'Electric Palace'.
Various shots of the Crystal Palace fire in 1936.
Investiture - British servicemen with families at Buckingham Palace.