Documentary film about the 1930s, focussing on famous characters of the time.
Pathe have rights to clips in Time to Remember programmes but not to commentary or whole programme as screened.
01:00:11 Various shots jazz band playing tune.
01:00:48 Opening Titles - "Time to Remember - a programme to take you back, however young you may be - recalled by Anthony Quayle".
01:01:11 Ship coming in to dock. Clean shaven film star Robert Taylor leaving ship.
01:01:37 Title: "SOME PEOPLE IN THE THIRTIES".
01:01:46 VS heavy traffic scenes. VS people swimming at Lido or seaside. Beauty contest with girls in swimsuits. Scenes in Old Bond Street, London.
01:02:24 President Herbert Hoover and his wife with officials.
01:02:43 Train comes into station. Crowds wait for Charlie Chaplin arriving. MS of George Bernard Shaw with typewriter. VS GK Chesterton making speech. VS of books written by Dr Joad. Shots of Joad in his library. VS of JB Priestly smoking pipe. VS of AP Herbert at desk. VS painter Augustus John at work. VS Operatic Tenor Beniamino Gigli sings 'Largo' by Handel.
01:05:37 Single plane flies over icebergs.
End of Reel 1.