• Short Summary

    Celebrations of blossom time in Holland, Agricultural show in Yorkshire, Royal Garden Party.

  • Description

    Full title reads: "One Minute News"

    Holland / The Netherlands. Blossom time comes round.

    LS Pan shots of fields of tulips and daffodils. CU Tulip blooms waving in the breeze. CU Daffodil blooms waving in the breeze. MS CU Children picking the heads of daffodils and collecting them in baskets. MS CU they tip the contents of the baskets into a pile. MS children from roadside stall hanging garlands of flowers onto a Citroen motor car. CU group of young women walk along with flower garlands. CU Fisherfolk in national costumes, parading in the streets and along the harbour front of the village of Volendam. Fishing smacks are seen in the background of the latter shots. CU a girl with a garland of flowers round her neck.

    Agricultural show at Wickersley, near Sheffield, Yorkshire.

    GV of agricultural show. Horses paraded in ring. CU the winner in the 4 year old class of cart horses. CU Cut ins of spectators (good country types.) MS a pair of horses in plough harness. CU the decorated heads of two horses. CU a man sitting on a camper's stick. LS the horse jumping contest. CU Men drinking beer.

    Royal Garden Party at Buckingham Palace, London.

    LS Elevated view of the scene. LS Queen Elizabeth (later Queen Mother), King George VI, Princess Elizabeth (later Queen Elizabeth II) and Queen Mary walking among and chatting to the guests who bow as they pass. LS elevated shots. MS Some of the fashions, many of them ankle length dresses.

    Palm Springs, California, United States of America (USA).

    Avak Hagopean Armenian Faith Healer at the estate of Multimillionaire Krikor Arakelian, who summoned Avak from Egypt to cure his son.

    GV of estate of Arakelian showing cactus. MS disabled people, some on crutches, some in wheelchairs and some hobbling along, entering the grounds of the estate. MS Avak walking down some steps. VS people waiting to be cured. CU Full face head shot of Avak, who has a long, luxuriant growth of hair.

    Oak Apple day. Princess Elizabeth attends the ceremony at Chelsea Royal Hospital to celebrate founders day.

    MS CU Princess Elizabeth (later Queen Elizabeth II) inspecting ranks of Chelsea pensioners. CU Pan of some of the pensioners. MS LS Pensioners parade past the princess.

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    Film ID:
    Media URN:
    Pathe newsreels
    British Pathé
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    Available on request
    Black & White
    Time in/Out:
    01:32:38:00 / 01:36:54:00

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