• Short Summary

    Events of 1914 - World War One begins and the recruits go off to fight.

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    Reel 1. Continued

    01:06:03 19th century horse drawn coaches come towards camera. A police bicyclist rides between the coaches. (They are obviously in some kind of display).

    01:06:23 Upper class people at Ascot race course. They are wandering across the turf in top hats. The women are wearing posh frocks. Crowds gathered in stand of Cricket ground.

    01:06:36 Still Archduke Franz Ferdinand of Austria and his wife.

    01:06:39 Carriage bearing Archduke in Sarajevo, Bosnia, Yugoslavia. Crowds looking on. Carriage in crowded street.
    End of Neg Reel.
    01:07:01 L/S Cricket match in progress. Large crowds watch from the stands.

    01:07:20 Grape harvest gathered in in vineyard. Good shots of men and women at work gathering the wine grapes.

    01:07:46 Family standing outside country cottage in France. Man waved off by his family as he leaves - to join the army.

    01:07:54 High angle shot of military parade in Paris, France. Railway station forecourt with lots of men leaving to join their units. Crowds of men getting on train. French crowds in street cheering and waving flags. (Some are waving United States Flags suggesting that this footage comes from the end of the war rather than the beginning.)


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    01:06:03:00 / 01:08:27:00

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