Novel Hero

Modernism In The Home

Modernism In The Home (1929)

Lovely art deco tableware, wallpaper, lamps, etc.

Nerve!

Nerve! (1932)

Macho lion tamer Clyde Beatty demonstrates his prowess with a whip and chair.

France Acclaims Atlantic Flight Hero

France Acclaims Atlantic Flight Hero (1927)

Lindbergh appears at a window, to acknowledge the huge French welcome.

Billy Jones - Pioneer Of Jazz

Billy Jones - Pioneer Of Jazz (1963)

Interesting story which looks at modern ways of appreciating music (jukeboxes, trannies, etc.).

So-Ho!

So-Ho! (1958)

Great story about Soho's Fair, lots of dancing girls and arty types. Good jiving scenes.

Athens

Athens (1961)

A travelogue around Athens, Piraeus and Vouliagmini.

Show Of Strength

Show Of Strength (1966)

A young Arnold Schwarzenegger takes part in the International body building competition in Cologne, Germany.

Peeps Through The Window Of The World No. 34

Peeps Through The Window Of The World No. 34 (1935)

Strong men and their strong dad, a lion tamer and fish eating from a man's hand.

60 Miles An Hour

60 Miles An Hour (1928)

Miss Carstairs races across Lake Windermere in her Saunders-Napier motor boat 'Estelle II'.

Sporting Eves - Miss Ivy Cummins The Racing Motorist

Sporting Eves - Miss Ivy Cummins The Racing Motorist (1921)

Racing car driver Ivy Cummins and her mother go for a spin around Brooklands.

Eve At The Wheel Of A Motor Boat

Eve At The Wheel Of A Motor Boat

Various sporty women are featured.

London's Biggest Blitz

London's Biggest Blitz (1941)

Night shots of massive fires + clearing up and rescue work the next morning.

Lindbergh Home

Lindbergh Home

Pilot Charles Lindbergh returns to New York after Atlantic flight. America.

Reg Dixon's Farm

Reg Dixon's Farm (1957)

Famous comedian Rex Dixon lives (and works) on farm.

Let Mister Mopp Do It!

Let Mister Mopp Do It! (1959)

Great footage of men doing housework as we see home help workers on the job.

Dig That Ghost

Dig That Ghost (1964)

A haunted public house is shown to the cameras in Amersham.

Pubs And Clubs

Pubs And Clubs (1950)

Good scenes of people drinking and enjoying themselves in a pub.

Guv'nor Shiner

Guv'nor Shiner (1954)

Jimmy Edwards visits the pub run by his friend Ronald Shiner.

Albert Perry Independent Candidate: Tooting

Albert Perry Independent Candidate: Tooting (1950)

Artist Albert Perry is independent candidate for Tooting. London.

The Celebration Of The 1st Of May Moscow 1938 AKA May Day Rally Moscow 1938

The Celebration Of The 1st Of May Moscow 1938 AKA May Day Rally Moscow 1938

Massive parade in Red Square - delegates from Spanish Civil War are there.

Russian May Day Parade

Russian May Day Parade (1949)

Musical accompaniment to Russian May Day enormous & impressive parade in Red Square.

A Day In The Life Of A Piggy

A Day In The Life Of A Piggy (1972)

Lots of pigs on a farm.

Methane Gas From Pigs

Methane Gas From Pigs (1970)

Shots of pigs in barn + shots of contraption for creating methane gas.

The Gas Council Presents  - The Four Seasons

The Gas Council Presents - The Four Seasons (1962)

Fabulous film showing domestic bliss achieved by installation of new gas appliances!

Woman's Air Endurance Record AKA Womens Air Endurance Record

Woman's Air Endurance Record AKA Womens Air Endurance Record (1930)

French woman pilot Maryse Bastie stays in the air for nearly 38 hours.

Camera Interviews - Mlle Marise Daspie Note - This Is Maryse Bastie Not Marise Daspie

Camera Interviews - Mlle Marise Daspie Note - This Is Maryse Bastie Not Marise Daspie

The holder of the Women's World Endurance Flight Record is featured - nice little film.

Fencing By Eve

Fencing By Eve (1925)

Women are seen fencing - some slow motion footage. One of the women featured is Gladys Davis.

France Acclaims Atlantic Flight Hero

France Acclaims Atlantic Flight Hero (1927)

Lindbergh appears at a window, to acknowledge the huge French welcome.

Decorating A Hero

Decorating A Hero (1917)

Lord Mayor of London presents Distinguished Conduct Medal to Sergeant North at Brockley.

An East Surrey Hero Sgt. C. Palmer

An East Surrey Hero Sgt. C. Palmer (1914)

Hero Decorated in Ceremony at Hospital

"Bow Low To The Hero" (1930)

Compilation of library material following the death of speed ace Sir Henry Segrave.

Salute To The Soviet

Salute To The Soviet (1945)

Overview of Russia, landscapes and natural resources, modern life and military might.

The Stalin Mystery

The Stalin Mystery (1946)

Stalin fails to appear at October Revolution anniversary parade - is he sick?

In The Footsteps Of Sherlock Holmes

In The Footsteps Of Sherlock Holmes (1968)

Sherlock Holmes society members go to Switzerland to recreate Holmes' adventures at their 'original' setting.

The Sea Girt Isle Of Lundy

The Sea Girt Isle Of Lundy (1931)

Scenic shots of the Isle of Lundy - rugged cliffs, shipwrecks, crashing waves etc.

Tobago

Tobago (1953)

Footage of the island of Tobago.

Sherlock Holmes

Sherlock Holmes (1951)

Reconstruction of Sherlock Holmes' study at Baker Street, London.

Hull's Vc - Private Cunningham Enjoys Well Earned Leave

Hull's Vc - Private Cunningham Enjoys Well Earned Leave (1914)

Private Cunningham, Victoria Cross medal winner from Hull - on leave at home with his family.

Lambeth Welcomes Sergeant Tyler

Lambeth Welcomes Sergeant Tyler (1914)

Great footage of Sergeant Tyler being welcomed home by crowds in Lambeth.

Our Naval Heroes

Our Naval Heroes (1917)

Navy Hero PO Nash decorated with Croix de Guerre; by Sir Henry Jackson.

Fairs For The Fair

Fairs For The Fair (1928)

Great funfair footage - various rides, lots of girls having fun, eating ice cream etc.

Nerve!

Nerve! (1932)

Nice film about a female lion tamer. She strokes and plays with her charges.

Sailor Girl

Sailor Girl (1929)

Eccentric Joan Lowell who has sailed the Seven Seas is featured - overacting and spitting!

Mr Universe Contest

Mr Universe Contest (1969)

Arnold Schwarzeneggar wins the Mr Universe contest. London.

Windjammer Shots

Windjammer Shots

Shots of activity on board old tall ship at sea.

Windjammer   Roll 6

Windjammer Roll 6 (1930)

A feature film about the voyage of a Windjammer with excellent documentary shots of the ship travelling the Oceans in all weathers.

Windjammer   Roll 3

Windjammer Roll 3 (1930)

A feature film about the voyage of a Windjammer with excellent documentary shots of the ship travelling the Oceans in all weathers.

Trafalgar Day

Trafalgar Day (1930)

Celebrations of Trafalgar Day around Nelson's Column in London.

The Kiddies' Shrill Cheers - Delight Capt. F.W. Hedges, V.C.. At His Public Reception

The Kiddies' Shrill Cheers - Delight Capt. F.W. Hedges, V.C.. At His Public Reception (1919)

Homecoming reception for Captain Hedges V.C..

Speed Hero Returns AKA Speed King's Return Or Speed King Returns

Speed Hero Returns AKA Speed King's Return Or Speed King Returns (1935)

Sir Malcolm Campbell arrives home after USA land speed record attempt with his son, Donald.

San Francisco Earthquake

San Francisco Earthquake (1906)

Images of San Francisco earthquake 1906.