• Short Summary

    Bicycles and motorcycles are on display at the Cycle Show, and Prince George, Duke of Kent, is presented with a tricycle for his son. Earls Court, London.

  • Description

    Item title reads - London.

    Cycle Show at Earls Court.

    C/U of bicycle wheels and spokes. M/S of Lord Nuffield walking into the show. M/S of bicycles in a line. M/S as the camera pans across engines and motorcycles. Various good shots of people looking at the motorcycles. M/S of a young lady in a big sidecar, another gets into the front section and shuts the door, various shots of them sat there. M/S aerial view of the show. M/S of Prince George, Duke of Kent stood behind a row of little children on tricycles. M/S as he picks a name from a hat to choose which maker's tricycle will be the gift for his son, Prince Edward. The boy on the winning tricycle rides forward.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    987.64
    Media URN:
    18199
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathe
    Issue Date:
    10/11/1938
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:00:52:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:56:23:00 / 01:57:15:00
    Canister:
    38/90

Comments (1)

  1. jamied says

    This event took place on 7-12 November 1938.

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