• Short Summary

    A Student Rag in Bradford, Cyclists at a Service of Remembrance, Mussolini watching show Jumping, The Church Lads Brigade, Admiral Byrd's return and Dorothy Hyson's wedding.

  • Description

    Bradford, Yorkshire - Meriden, Warwickshire - Rome, Italy - Horse Guards Parade, London - The Potomac River, Washington, United States of America (USA)
    Chelsea Old Church, London

    News in a Nutshell titles. WS. Traffic Jam as student floats in rag event hold up the traffic. LS. Students in fancy dress. MS. The Lord Mayor of Bradford shaking hands with students. LS. Roller skate hockey match being played in the streets of Bradford. LS. Hockey game in progress in front of a large crowd. WS. As the ball disappears into the spectators and the teams pursue it. WS. Two women students collecting money from a policeman in aid of Bradford hospitals. WS. Crowds pan to see Daily Mail van with huge speaker system and student floats.

    Meriden: WS. Cyclist in wet weather gear gathering for the annual Service of Remembrance WS. Road with cyclists and three wheel car making it's way through. WS. National Cycling War Memorial with cyclists gathered at its base. WS. Gathering of Cyclists. WS. War Memorial with crowds gathered and a service in progress.

    Piazza Di Sienna, Rome: WS. Italian Cavalry Display. Crowds gathered for the International Horse Show at the Piazza di Sienna in Rome. LS. Well dressed couple watching the Horse Jumping. LS. Officers on horseback taking part in the competition. WS. Crowd. WS. Benito Mussolini (Il Duce). WS. Officers on horseback saluting. WS. The course with a rider jumping. LS. A Rider clearing a fence. LS. Rider clearing a fence. MS. Woman in the crowd. WS. Officer clearing a fence. MS. Women in hats chatting. WS. Of the course. LS. Am officer clearing a fence. WS. Horse clearing a fence. LS. Mussolini watching the events. WS. Crowd. MS. Mussolini approaching the winning riders. WS. Benito Mussolini presenting his own Gold cup to the winning team of French cavalry officers.

    Horse Guards Parade: WS. The Church Lads Brigade holding a Silver Jubilee Review on Horse Guards Parade. LS&LS Field Marshal Sir Claud Jacob the Governor and Commandant inspecting the detachments. WS. The Drum and Pipe band of the Church Lads Brigade heading the march to Westminster Abbey. MS. Sir Claud Jacob taking the salute. WS. The March past. MS. Field Marshal Claud Jacob during the march past. WS. The Church Lads Brigade marching to Westminster.

    Washington: WS. High Angle Admiral Byrd's ship docking in Washington after its return from the South Pole, Antarctica and the Bay of Whales. WS. Officers making their way down the gangplank past a military band playing the National Anthem. MS. Admiral Byrd shaking hands with American President Franklin D Roosevelt and Mrs Eleanor Roosevelt. WS. Admiral Byrd and other officers saluting. LS. Admiral Byrd, his officers and President Roosevelt listening to the Military band. MS. Pan Admiral Byrd through press photographers to shake hands with President Roosevelt.

    Chelsea: WS. As wedding cars for actress Dorothy Hyson's wedding push through huge crowds. WS. Policeman riding on the side of the wedding car as it is mobbed by crowds. WS. Guests trying to make their way though the crowds. WS. Crowds outside the wedding. LS. Policemen trying to help people through the crowds. LS. The backs of heads as people strain to see, pan to see the top of Dorothy Hyson's head as she makes her way into the Church for her wedding to Actor Robert Douglas. WS. Dense crowds around the entrance to the church.

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    Film ID:
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    Pathe newsreels
    British Pathé
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    Available on request
    Black & White
    Time in/Out:
    01:26:03:00 / 01:30:03:00

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