• Short Summary

    Housewives demonstrate for food, investigation into Colorado Beetle, & the Royal Tournament.

  • Description

    Full title reads: "One Minute News".

    British Housewives League demonstrate in London.

    LS General view of the crowd of women in Trafalgar Square. CU a banner saying "We work and want" from the bath Housewives league. BV of woman speaking from steps of Nelson's Column. LS MS they parade with banners, along Pall Mall.

    Harpenden, Hertfordshire. Investigations into the Colorado Beetle - potato eater.

    LS Exterior view of the Old country house which is a Ministry of Agriculture laboratory. LS the name plate on the fence of the pest station. CU potato plants. CU (good shot) microscope eye pieces. CU laboratory assistant looking down a microscope. CU Dorsal view of a beetle. on a potato leaf, crawling about. CU ventral view of the beetle.

    Olympia, London. Dress rehearsal for the Royal Tournament.

    LS Overhead view of Royal Marine Commandos rushing to scale a 60 ft cliff. CU MS Men climbing the cliff with the aid of ropes. The auditorium can be seen far below. LS MS Men sliding down the ropes, both abseiling and using deathslides and entering amphibious jeeps and driving off.

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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:
    01:42:10:00 / 01:44:17:00

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