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  • Short Summary

    German Toy Fair, Swiss Onion Fair and Rocket Air Mail Failure.

  • Description

    Full title reads: ""News in a Nutshell".

    Germany. Germany Toy Fair.

    Various shots of children and their families enjoying a fun fair and looking at stalls showing different toys. Large crowds move between the stalls. CU two odd looking dolls with moving eyes. CU toy dog.

    Switzerland. Swiss Onion Fair.

    Various shots of outdoor market selling all kinds of onions. Market traders of all ages try to sell their onions to the shoppers.

    Rocket Air Mail Failure.

    Various men prepare their home made rocket. MS as one of them stuffs a small bag of mail into the rocket. They place the rocket into a launching frame and check the connections. LS of the rocket speeding out of the launching frame - we see no more of it.

    N.B. Item found in Unidentified Gazettes reel. Matches missing items from 34/103.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    2743.01
    Media URN:
    80787
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    24/12/1934
    Sound:
    Mute
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:20:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:00:02:00 / 01:01:22:00
    Canister:
    34/103 / UNI GAZ ROLL 52

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