• Short Summary

    A steam-powered motorcycle and Russian naval and military students in swimming formation.

  • Description

    Titles read: 'PEEPS THROUGH THE WINDOW OF THE WORLD'.

    Various locations of events.

    In Glasgow, Scotland, we see Mr James Sadler driving a steam-powered motor cycle with sidecar as children run along the street beside him. Several shots of the workings inside the engine that is mounted over the back wheel. Mr Sadler demonstrates how he goes from forward into reverse by turning a valve. He drives off over a bumpy scrub ground.

    In Russia we see several shots of students from naval and military colleges wearing trunks and swim hats, lined up as they prepare to stage a mass swimming display. We see them swimming in a river or sea in formation.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    1652.03
    Media URN:
    52245
    Group:
    Pathe sound pictorials
    Archive:
    British Pathe
    Issue Date:
    31/10/1935
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:25:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:04:11:00 / 01:05:36:00
    Canister:
    PSP 917

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