• Short Summary

    News in brief from around the World.

  • Description

    Full title reads: "News in a Nutshell".

    Intertitle reads: "In Lithuania".

    Floods in Lithuania (formerly part of Soviet Union, USSR). Various shots of flooded city of Kaunas. People use rowing boats, make shift raised platforms or simply drive through water in trucks. Various shots of countryside where flooding is worse. Various shots of Red Cross soup and bread kitchen for flood victims.

    Intertitle reads: "Derbyshire".

    Various shots of young men and woman competing in cross country motorcycle race from Derby. Motorbikes, some with side cars, some with 3 wheels drive over rough terrain for Bemrose Trophy Trial.

    Germany's antiaircraft (anti-aircraft) practice. Staaken Flying Field, Berlin, Germany. Various shots of mock battle between Luftwaffe cadets and German Army soldiers. Antiaircraft guns are targeted at bomber aeroplanes flying over head. According to commentary this display is for Japanese Military representatives.

    Intertitle reads: "Wandstead".

    London. Vaudeville artists play golf with professional golfers. Various shots of Jack Emery and other comedians on the golf course. Lots of slap stick moments - holding golf club upside down, falling over, being told off by club secretary for having picnic on green...

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    857.11
    Media URN:
    12481
    hd format:
    HD Cam
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:03:02:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:22:53:00 / 01:25:55:00
    Canister:
    36/25

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