• Short Summary

    Comedy items during 1936.

  • Description

    Beauty contest for men

    Office workers in New York changing into shorts during Summer heatwave

    Man throwing axe to un-pin sheet revealing woman in her underwear

    Fan dance convention

    George Bernard Shaw (Playwright) dancing on ship's deck

    Overweight dancing girls in Texas

    Crowds in Blackpool, including a large man in sailor's uniform

    Comic wrestlers performing in ring

    Eastbourne fishing festival

    Stuntman diving from high bridge

    Comedy shots from charity football match

    Golf shot played / Native American Indian teeing off

    Bull fighting in France

    Roller skating race in New York

    Shots of various modes of transport, cars, ship, horse, tram driver

    Two men with newly invented plane, operated by pedal power / Plane crashes in demonstration

    Slate information: The End

    Comic Items
    Background: Comedy items during 1936.

  • Tags

  • Data

    Film ID:
    VLVA5C1ZR85N4D4TWF6APVPD1BFAN
    Media URN:
    VLVA5C1ZR85N4D4TWF6APVPD1BFAN
    Group:
    Reuters - Gaumont British Newsreel
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    31/12/1936
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:04:19:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A
  • Part of…

    QUIRKY: Comedy Newsreel review of 1936

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