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Robert Kennedy Arrives In Japan

Robert Kennedy Arrives In Japan (1962)

American Attorney General Robert F. Kennedy arrives to Japan.

Woburn Love-In

Woburn Love-In (1967)

Fabulous hippy love-in at Woburn Park - flowers fall from the sky, man!

Beatles Boutique AKA Beatles' Apple Boutique Opens

Beatles Boutique AKA Beatles' Apple Boutique Opens (1967)

Opening party for the Beatles' Apple shop - great swinging sixties item.

Out Takes / Cuts From Cp 343 - Clergy Conference, Archery And Vintage Car Auction

Out Takes / Cuts From Cp 343 - Clergy Conference, Archery And Vintage Car Auction (1961)

Out takes (rushes, cuts) for stories featured in CP 343.

Ascension Island Base

Ascension Island Base (1965)

Various shots of rocket tracking station on the far flung Ascension Island.

River Pole Vault In Holland

River Pole Vault In Holland (1969)

River pole vaulting competition in Winsum, Holland.

Cinetopicalities In Brief No. 19

Cinetopicalities In Brief No. 19 (1938)

Czech schoolgirls dance wearing gas masks, an ancient tradition in Austria and a plague of grasshoppers in Mexico.

Fabric Tests

Fabric Tests (1957)

The Retail Trading Standards Association demonstrate some of the rigorous tests carried out on fabric.

Astra Gazette No 3 - Part 1

Astra Gazette No 3 - Part 1 (1955)

Helicopter stunt over London + missing CP story about Stirling Moss.

What A Scorcher!

What A Scorcher! (1949)

A heatwave hits London and people try ways to keep cool.

Atomic Robot A Handy Guy

Atomic Robot A Handy Guy (1957)

Robotic arms are used to light a secretary's cigarette.

Operating Theatre

Operating Theatre (1970)

Various shots of a surgeon at work in a hospital operating theatre.

Babies

Babies (1941)

Some cute babies take part in a show in Pretoria, South Africa.

The Big Noise

The Big Noise (1931)

Baby contest in Southend, Essex.

Gala All Stars

Gala All Stars (1964)

British film and TV stars appear for the crowds at Variety Club Fair in Battersea Park.

Mr Biggar Holds Meeting AKA Mr Biggar

Mr Biggar Holds Meeting AKA Mr Biggar (1920)

Labour candidate Mr Biggar delivers speech to workers at a shipyard in Paisley, Strathclyde, Scotland.

Demonstration

Demonstration (1910)

Unidentified outdoor rally / demonstration.

Workers Committee Meet At Fair Building

Workers Committee Meet At Fair Building (1948)

Workers committee meet and listen to speakers at Fair Building. Prague, Czechoslovakia.

Everybody Stopped Work

Everybody Stopped Work (1959)

Summer holiday activity in Britain + sporting events in UK and Europe.

Belgium Sees A 'royal' Wedding

Belgium Sees A 'royal' Wedding (1950)

Wedding of Princess Yolande De Ligne and Archduke Charles Of Hapsburg.

German 'eel' Seller

German 'eel' Seller (1963)

Interesting story about an elderly man who sells eels to the people of Hamburg.

Selected Originals - Consecration Of New Cathedral

Selected Originals - Consecration Of New Cathedral (1967)

Material relating to newsreel story "Consecration of New Cathedral" - 67/40.

Chariot Racing AKA Chariot Games

Chariot Racing AKA Chariot Games (1960)

Comedy Roman chariot racing at Butlin's Holiday Camp in Filey, Yorkshire.

Football Injuries

Football Injuries (1970)

News item about the treatment on footballers' injuries at Chelsea.

Music In The Dentists

Music In The Dentists (1962)

Jokey newsreel item from Germany about dentist who relaxes his patients with music.

Land Of Magic - Reel 2

Land Of Magic - Reel 2 (1962)

Lovely film showing the wonders of Ireland - great scenic shots and local characters. c. 1962

Chopsticks' Dance

Chopsticks' Dance (1960)

Brilliant Philippine-inspired dancing at Butlin's Holiday Camp in Margate, Kent.

Clergy Conference

Clergy Conference (1961)

Brilliant story of parsons at play at a Butlin's Holiday Camp during a clerical conference.

Employment Of Disabled

Employment Of Disabled (1946)

A short trailer film to help disabled people find and keep work.

Denis Compton Interview

Denis Compton Interview (1947)

Footballer / cricketer Denis Compton talks about poor financial rewards of cricket and football.

IRA Outrages In Northern Ireland

IRA Outrages In Northern Ireland (1970)

Bombs explode and fires start in the troubles in Northern Ireland.

Power Slave AKA Slave Automation Or Radio Active Power Manipulator Or Robot Hand Or Remote Control Manipilator

Power Slave AKA Slave Automation Or Radio Active Power Manipulator Or Robot Hand Or Remote Control Manipilator (1958)

In this item a robotic arm, designed for use in nuclear accidents, shows how it can also apply lipstick.

West Ham Speedway Closes

West Ham Speedway Closes (1972)

Footage of people being interviewed at the closure of the West Ham speedway course.

Air Crash Averted

Air Crash Averted (1926)

Stomach churning aerial stunt - woman changes wheel of plane in mid-air!

Research Into Pilots Eyes

Research Into Pilots Eyes (1959)

Research on effects of flying on pilots' eyes and balance is made possible by using new machinery.

The Hole In The Macaroni AKA The Manufacturing Of Vermicelli And Macaroni

The Hole In The Macaroni AKA The Manufacturing Of Vermicelli And Macaroni (1957)

A look at the different processes that go into the manufacture of macaroni, spaghetti and vermicelli.

Prince Charles At House Of Lords

Prince Charles At House Of Lords (1970)

Prince Charles takes his seat in the House of Lords. London.

Clapperboard

Clapperboard (1972)

Chris Kelly talks to Pathe staff about the history of the newsreels.

Newsbriefs General Eisenhower At The Front, Giraud In North Africa,  Mrs Roosevelt Launches Barge, Mrs Roosevelt With Indians, Us Mightiest Battleship On Trials

Newsbriefs General Eisenhower At The Front, Giraud In North Africa, Mrs Roosevelt Launches Barge, Mrs Roosevelt With Indians, Us Mightiest Battleship On Trials (1943)

Latest short new from around the world.

Beard Research

Beard Research (1959)

Scientists use complex equipment to do research on shaving - unfortunately, no improvement.

Charing Cross Hospital

Charing Cross Hospital (1970)

News report about plans to turn Charing Cross Hospital into hostel for homeless people.