• Short Summary

    News in brief from around the World.

  • Description

    Full title reads: "News in a Nutshell".

    Intertitle reads: "North Wales".

    Sheep dipping in North Wales. Various shots sheep being driven down from Berwy Mountains. Farm workers dip the sheep in chemical baths . A policeman observes process.

    Intertitle reads: "Scotland".

    Scottish Quarry Blasting. At Dalbeattie Quarries, near Dumfries, Scotland. Various shots men laying explosives. Impressive L/S of granite rock face exploding.

    Intertitle reads: "Berlin".

    Blasting the marshland outside Berlin, Germany. Explosives used to clear marshes blocking progress of road builders. Various L/Ss of marshes exploding and imploding.

    Intertitle reads: "Sweden".

    Children of King Leopold and late Queen Astrid of Belgium visit Sweden. Prince Albert, Prince Baudouin and Princess Josephine Charlotte visit their grandparents King Gustav V and Queen Elizabeth of Sweden. Various informal shots of kids and grandparents in garden of country house.

    Intertitle reads: "Margate".

    Angling from a motor car at Margate, Kent. Various shots of woman in a car parked on pier. She sits in front seat with door opening, fishing in sea with a rod over side of pier.

    Intertitle reads: "Deauville".

    Deauville Grand Prix, France. Various shots of large horse racing event at Deauville race course. 'Fantastic', owned by Mr. M. J. Stern is winning horse.

    Intertitle reads: "Pescara".

    Motor racing at Pescara, Italy. Various shots of cars racing around mountain roads. Crowds watch as driver, Rosemyer (German?) passes finishing line, followed by Von Delius and Varzi.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    Media URN:
    Pathe newsreels
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Black & White
    Time in/Out:
    01:53:10:00 / 01:57:20:00

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