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Britain Prepares For Cold Snap

Britain Prepares For Cold Snap (1948)

People prepare for winter power cuts.

Lord Mayor Of Bloomsbury

Lord Mayor Of Bloomsbury (1929)

Street festival to celebrate the re-opening of the streets in Bloomsbury, London.

Sculptor At Paris Zoo

Sculptor At Paris Zoo (1946)

Sculptor Aldo Bartoletti makes a statue of a Chimpanzee from life. Great piece of film.

Antiques

Antiques (1954)

Antique statues and stonework are cleaned and restored in the grounds of Syon House.

The Coconut Grove - Cabaret Time After Midnight

The Coconut Grove - Cabaret Time After Midnight (1937)

A cabaret party at London's Coconut Grove to celebrate the 300th performance of the show 'Balalaika' - unfortunately without soundtrack.

Kingston Garden

Kingston Garden (1952)

Model roadway for children's go-carts at park in Kingston, London.

King Opens Kingston Power Station

King Opens Kingston Power Station (1948)

King opens new power station in Kingston, Surrey.

Glass Dome Studio

Glass Dome Studio (1958)

An experimental prototype of new type of a studio - a sphere made of triangular windows.

Elizabethan Rider

Elizabethan Rider (1953)

Jimmy Deller, dressed as an Elizabethan, rides horses from Plymouth to London.

Freeze-Up All Round

Freeze-Up All Round (1963)

Britain remains snowbound and covered in ice through the first month of the year.

Beer And Skittles

Beer And Skittles (1946)

Skittles are played at the King's Arms pub in Kingston, Greater London.

Big Fire At Kingston Power Station

Big Fire At Kingston Power Station

A fire at a power station leaves many homes without electricity. Kingston, London.

Headlines From The American Press Illustrated

Headlines From The American Press Illustrated (1942)

Stories include launching of new US ships and WAACs taking a soldier's oath.

Lord And Lady Mountbatten Leave For India

Lord And Lady Mountbatten Leave For India (1947)

Lord and Lady Mountbatten prepare to leave for India.

Artistic Family AKA Togneri

Artistic Family AKA Togneri (1947)

Plaster models and mannequins for shop windows made by Italian family in London.

Spanish Hair Styles

Spanish Hair Styles (1955)

Vidal Sassoon hair show in Dorchester hotel - nothing like his famous geometric simplicity.

Paris Outvied

Paris Outvied (1923)

Good fashion item - ladies model the latest styles in London.

Army Boxing - Aldershot

Army Boxing - Aldershot (1914)

Army boxing in Aldershot. Hampshire.

Boxing Match - Man V Woman

Boxing Match - Man V Woman

Various shots of a boxing match between a man and a woman.

Women Boxing - Frieda Muller  Germany  Vs Senorita Rodriguez Of Spain AKA Women Boxers: Paris

Women Boxing - Frieda Muller Germany Vs Senorita Rodriguez Of Spain AKA Women Boxers: Paris (1949)

Women boxing

Boxing Pub

Boxing Pub (1957)

Boxing club in a pub - very young boys can be seen training - and fighting. Rather vicious fight!

Should Girls Box?

Should Girls Box? (1929)

Funny footage of young schoolgirls learning how to box then having a big fight!

Lonely Station Issue Title Is Pathe Pictorial Looks At Loneliness

Lonely Station Issue Title Is Pathe Pictorial Looks At Loneliness (1947)

Stephen Hills runs remote railway station at Port Victoria, very few trains stop.

Morton Downey

Morton Downey (1933)

Celebrities party at Cafe de Paris in London.

London's Famous Clubs And Cabarets No. 2 -

London's Famous Clubs And Cabarets No. 2 - "Playtime At The Piccadilly" (1926)

Acts from the Piccadilly cabaret including the hilarious Hank the Mule and Hal Sherman.

Pathe Review - Colour Film

Pathe Review - Colour Film (1928)

Early colour film - nature study, American writers and artists and a visit to Guatemala feature.

Cyclist Newsboys Derby

Cyclist Newsboys Derby (1927)

Boys on trade bikes cycle at speed through the streets of Paris.