• Short Summary

    News in brief from around the World.

  • Description

    News in a Nutshell. No opening titles, music only.

    Title reads: "Greenock".

    Clydeside, Scotland. British cruiser launched. C/U of Mrs. Stanley Baldwin (Lucy Baldwin) smashing bottle of champagne on hull of HMS Glasgow. Various L/Ss of battleship going down slipway into sea.

    Intertitle reads: "Portsmouth."

    U.S. Navy training ships - the Arkansas and the Oklahoma visit Hampshire port. The ships are opened to British public to visit. Some nice M/Ss of American sailors chatting up English women. Good shots of training ships - sailor doing semaphore, name on prow of Oklahoma. M/S of sailors coming down gangplank on shore leave, many of the sailors are Afro-American.

    Intertitle reads: "London".

    The Duchess of Kent (Princess Marina of Greece) tours London on Alexandra Rose Day. Various shots of Duchess arriving at Mansion House to warm welcome of cheering crowds (Lord Mayor's coach is in background). A woman places a garland of flowers over Duchess' head.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    885.22
    Media URN:
    13025
    Group:
    Unissued / unused
    Archive:
    British Pathe
    Issue Date:
    25/06/1936
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:55:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:31:48:00 / 01:33:43:00
    Canister:
    36/51

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