Driver Sparshott / Sparshatt in LNER's record run. Originally part of News in a Nutshell - news in brief from around the World.
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Various shots of steam engine, 'Papyrus'. C/U of engine driver (Mr. W. Sparshatt) and firemen (coal stoker) Webster. Mr. S. speaks...
Shots of new, very young, King of Thailand at school in Switzerland.
Sailor from sunken Spanish boat is stranded on rock off Casablanca.
International rugby: Ireland beat Wales at Belfast, 9 points to 3.
Dockers fitting out new Cunarder, 'Queen Mary', at Clydebank.
Soldiers from Cameron Highlanders' regt practice for tug-of-war tournament by lifted 10 ton rock.
New stern for HMS Renown is shipped from Clydebank to Portsmouth.
Oxford University boat race crew in training. Some good C/Us of coach and crew.