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    Full title reads: "PEOPLE IN CAMERA".

    DEATH OF RICHARD TAUBER

    All library material.

    Richard Tauber playing piano and singing. Close up shot of Richard Tauber using cine-camera. Close up shot of Richard Tauber looking at film. Richard Tauber puts new roll of film into camera and starts shooting with big smile - good close up shot of him looking through the camera, possibly shooting. Cut back to Richard Tauber at piano finishing song and leaving. ((01:51:30)

    FAMILY MOVES FROM ACTON TO TEXAS

    Acton, London.
    The Paynes, an Acton family, are leaving home to start a new life in Texas. Some months ago their sons, three of them, wrote to a cowboy in Texas and ranch owner Mrs Olga Weber offered the family the land on which to build a house and settle down. A road sweeper, pan to the house where the Paynes live. Close up shot of No 16 on the wall by the door. Close up shot of the door opening to reveal mother packing cases. Close up shot of hands putting clothes into a case. Three boys entering room wearing cowboy outfits sent from Texas. They sit down and watch mother pack. One of the boys holding a toy pistol. Close up shot of another boy pulling a letter from his pocket - the one he received from Texas. Three boys seated on a settee. Close up shot of one of the boys. Boys read the letter. Close up shot of the letter. The boys talking about what they will do in Texas. Mother interrupts them and sends them out so she can continue packing (natural sound).

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    Archive
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    12/01/1948
    Sound:
    Sound
    Media URN:
    46199
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Film ID:
    1418.13
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration
    00:01:56:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:50:37:00 / 01:52:33:00
    Canister:
    48/4
    Sort Number:
    48/004
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    Lifestyle & Culture Travel & Exploration
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    Familys Untitled Viewspace
  • Stills

    0:01 0:02 0:03 0:04

Comments (1)

  1. jamied says

    Richard Tauber died on 8 January 1948.

    The address in the second story is given by the commentator as 16 Cumberland Park Road, Acton, London.

    "Three boys entering room" - their names are Leonard, Fred and Dennis.

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