• Short Summary

    Wedding on Holy Island & Coaching Marathon at Windsor.

  • Description

    Full title reads: "NEWS IN A NUTSHELL".

    NEWS IN A NUTSHELL a short collection of the latest news - is broken apart. This record contains two of seven short news items which originally belonged to 'News in a Nutshell'.

    WEDDING ON HOLY ISLAND

    Holy Island, Scotland.

    People walking towards camera. Bride and groom walking through the church yard followed by the wedding party. People gathered around, some gravestones seen. Bride and groom coming to 'wishing stone' - a big stone with a hole in the middle. Bride has to jump over the stone for a good luck. Bride, helped by the two men, jumps over the stone. Bride and groom walking through the two lines of men firing guns in the air. Bride and groom walking through the village towards their new house. Before entering the house, bride has a saucer broken over her head. People around laugh, groom as well. A car with bride and groom heading for their honeymoon driving through the shallow water to dry land.

    This story ends at (01:52:05). The next story starts at (01:52:11).

    COACHING MARATHON AT WINDSOR

    Windsor, Berkshire.

    Various shots of the coaches riding through the streets of Windsor - Windsor castle seen in the background of some shots. This is the start of the Coaching Marathon from Windsor to the Braywood Horse Show - 8 miles route.

    Various shots of the line of coaches riding along the country road - some cars are seen. A coach arriving to its destination where judges decide who wins by judging the smartness of the teams as they arrive. Winner, Mr Bertram Mills on his coach with several other people seated around him. Mr Mills receives the Cup and gives it to a woman sitting next to him.

    Note: there are two NEWS IN A NUTSHELL items in this issue - see also records for film id 837.48.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    837.46
    Media URN:
    12287
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    26/09/1935
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:02:00:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:51:01:00 / 01:53:01:00
    Canister:
    35/77

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