Military Costumes. Part of the FROM AD TO BBC issue.
Location of events unknown.
M/S of a man wearing the uniform of the Middlesex Regiment of 1756, surrounded by an ornate picture frame, so that the shot looks like a framed painting. Fade into the same shot with a man in the present...
Men ride old-fashioned bicycles and penny farthings.
A veteran car is driven through the streets of Paris - visuals only, no soundtrack.
A mediaeval pageant and jousting tournament in Arezzo, Italy.
Good footage of young women displaying the latest fur fashions.
Old fashioned hats are contrasted with modern hats of the 1920s.
Footage of a very old locomotive - probably an Agenorra from 1828.
Great fashion item showing the latest in elasticated fabric swimsuits.
Models show off the latest fashion in 1932.