• Short Summary

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

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    Reel 1.

    01:00:08 Interior of theatre. Spotlights shining down over audience. (2751.02)

    01:00:16 Sam Mayo singing 'Where Do Flies Go?' on stage. (2899.04)

    01:00:37 Opening Titles - "Time to remember - a programme to take you back, however young you may be - recalled by Michael Redgrave".

    01:01:00 Punting and boating scenes from the River Thames. Crowds in foreground watch rowing race on the river. (1918.26)

    01:01:15 British naval ship sails. High angle shot of warships of the British fleet gathered at Scapa Flow. (2356.16) First Lord of the Admiralty Winston Churchill gets out of a cab. He pays the fair and walks into building. (1866.32) More shots of the fleet at anchor. (2356.16)

    01:01:57 Title - "1914 - Over By Christmas".

    01:02:04 French President Poincare arrives in England. British troops lined up for inspection. Poincare walks along line up. Poincare and party on railway platform. They get onto a train after shaking hands with various dignitaries. (2342.20) The Presidential train, decorated on the front, pulls out of station. Crowds watch Military parade bringing President of France through streets of London. The streets are decorated with bunting and Union Jack flags. Poincare greeted by various dignitaries. (1830.03) Poincare walks and bows. (2342.20)


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    01:00:08:00 / 01:03:18:00

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