• Short Summary

    News in a Nutshell - speedboat driver Gar Wood sets new record in Miami, and Prince Albert, Duke of York, presents new Colours to 2nd Battalion of the King's Shropshire Light Infantry.

  • Description

    Item title reads - News in a Nutshell.

    Miami, Florida, America (USA). C/U of speedboat driver Gar Wood. L/S as his speedboat races past the camera and sets a new record. Various shots as it speeds along.

    Quarry Park, Shrewsbury, Shropshire. L/S of the new Colours for the 2nd Battalion of the King's Shropshire Light Infantry. L/S as Prince Albert, Duke of York (later King George VI) comes up and presents them to kneeling soldiers. He salutes while the crowds watch. The soldiers stand up. L/S as members of the Regiment give the Duke three cheers.

    Note: the item 'Monaco Grand Prix' is missing from this edition.

  • Tags

  • Data

    Film ID:
    823.30
    Media URN:
    11027
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    29/04/1935
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:30:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:54:45:00 / 01:56:15:00
    Canister:
    35/34

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