• Short Summary

    Good documentary about the world in 1929. Illness of King George V & economic depression.

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    Pathe have rights to clips in Time to Remember programmes but not to commentary or whole programme as screened.

    Reel 3.

    01:41:30 Title reads: "Time To Remember Part Two - 1929".

    01:41:37 Aerial shots of shadow of airship on sea. Angle shot of Graf Zeppelin over head. Shots from dirigible in flight. Shots of crew at work. Men play cards in gondola. People drink and listen to gramophone. Shots of the R-101 coming in to moor. VS of R101 in flight. Airship comes in to mooring mast at Cardington, Bedfordshire.

    01:43:00 Shots of airliner. Various shots of large planes taking off. Shots of German Dornier DoX flying boat taking off from lake. Shots of Handley Page Horatius - air liner and mail plane. Mail is loaded onto plane. Imperial airways plane taxies across airfield. Ursula Jeans, famous actress. climbs into her De Havilland Moth and takes off. Shots of small plane, parked under wing of larger plane. The small plane taxies away. The plane takes off.

    01:44:45 Man carries out small pedal powered flying machine and tries to demonstrate it in a park. He gets nowhere.

    01:45:21 Top view of large parade in Washington DC, United States of America (USA). (For the inauguration of President Herbert C Hoover). Shots of soldiers in dress uniform parading. Ms of former President Calvin Coolidge and President Hoover. They sit in car.

    01:46:12 CU sign "No Men Wanted". Scenes of unemployment and depression. Wall Street Crash scenes. People gather on streets. Girls on roller skates work in telephone exchange. More Wall Street scenes. Rum Runners on boats off load cargo. Coast Guard enforce prohibition. Alcohol smugglers come out of Court. Detective shows off smugglers radio equipment. Shots of captured guns. Captured boxes of drink on dockside.
    Continued on next reel.

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    British Pathé
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    Black & White
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    01:41:30:00 / 01:48:50:00
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