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  • Short Summary

    Item is a mixture of stories compiled from Pathe Gazettes.

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    Full tittles read: "CRIME MARCHES ON"

    L/S of man with moustache standing up in car, he is surrounded by people and children. L/S large crowd holding up babies. L/S boxers fighting in the street. People clapping. Man with moustache standing with dignitaries. Firemen and boy scouts set up ladder next to fake building. One boy climbs up and and slides down shoot. Several shots of people in the streets cheering and waving (possibly in the East End of London). M/S of elderly woman sitting on deck of ship next to lifebouy which reads 'ADDA'.

    L/S of policeman directing traffic in busy street. Brief shots of motorcycle racing, huskies pulling sled through snow. and horse and rider jumping off the top of a diving board. Several shots of people in robes gathering at the Eistedfod. People walk past wearing traditional Welsh Dress (possibly Llangollen). People walking past camera pulling sledges in the snow. People walk down streets wearing fancy dress costumes. Armoured vehicle drives down street. M/S of car driving through countryside. Policeman directs traffic. L/S of husky race. L/S of biplane taking off with two stunt men attached to the wings. L/S of plane in flight. Slow motion shots of the men jumping off the wings of the plane attached to parachutes. L/Ss of cyclist riding around circuit with motor cyclist just in front of him.

    Inter titles read: "40 miles an hour but not too quick for our unique camera to follow him round one lap." L/S of man sitting in back of car holding camera. M/s of the cyclist viewed from camera in car. Various brief shots of motor race, dignitaries walking in line intermixed with elderly woman smiling at eh camera. Several shots of people in fancy dress. A couple dressed as King and Queen sits at table as man brings large bowl of food M/S of King eating. L/S of barbed wire fence in front of buildings (possibly old prisoner of war camp).

    Cataloguer's note: This item does appears to be made up of several cuts from Pathe Gazette and does not bare much relation to the actual title.

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    British Pathé
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    01:55:34:00 / 02:01:47:00

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