Item title reads - The origin of football! "Calcio" XVth century game, from which our game is derived, revived in all its medieval splendour. Florence, Italy.
L/S as buglers and drummers walk along in medieval costume followed by men carrying flags. L/S as men in breastplates walk along carrying...
Liverpool landmarks and sights including Music Venues and performances. Beatle links.
England draw 1-1 with Italy in football international from Florence.
Nice travelogue through Switzerland - also happens to be an advert for the Wolseley 1500 saloon car. c. 1959
News in a Nutshell includes Lord Nuffield at Cycle Show, fire on S.S. Iris, and anniversary of march on Rome.
International news stories in brief.
News in brief from around the World - Beating Margate's Bounds, Mr Campbell Black's Wedding, Head of River Race, General Balbo in Tripoli, Jumping from Seatlle Bridge, Trotting Race in USA.
Newly returned from their Norwegian visit, the Queen and Prince Philip tour Scotland.
Material relating to newsreel story 'England-Italy Draw' - 52/42
Charming Swedish custom - Queen of Light.
Short Documentary film about events around that date throughout the century.
Annual 'football-through-the-streets' game in Atherstone.
First day of summer is celebrated with "Hobby Horse Revels" in Padstow, Cornwall.
Traditional festivals in Naples in celebration of grape harvest.
Italian newsreel showing architecture of Venice.
Prince Henry (Duke of Gloucester) visits WW2 cemetery in Florence.
Fashions from Italy - from Bikinis to Fur coats.
Hitler Youth pitch tents and play games at a large youth camp.
Women's football in Italy - Rome beats Italy.
An accident at a Florence motor race ends with a crash and a murder charge for the driver.
England beat Italy 4-0 in international football match from Turin.
Engineers of the Italian army build a quick bridge over a River In Florence.
Italian clothes on show - from bikinis to evening dresses.
Italian newsreel about 3 legged colt and goat with 4 kids.
Second half of documentary about Rover 2000 car (first half is missing).