• Short Summary

    Boys from the training ship Warspite compete in quirky sports contest.

  • Description

    Title reads NEWS IN A NUTSHELL

    Paperwork states that this item belongs to the NEWS IN A NUTSHELL collection which is broken apart. This is probably the first item in the collection, hence the title.

    Location unknown.

    Boy cadets from the training ship Warspite are having their annual sports competition. Various shots of the boys crawling under wooden pole and running. Audience (parents, friends, relatives) watching. Several shots of the Centipede race - teams of four boys carrying the fifth on their backs running along track. Next comes tilting of bucket of water with a long pole while being pushed in wheelbarrow under it. Boys seated on a long pole fighting with sacks. More shots f the competition (climbing ropes, Obstacle Race) and the audience.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    837.19
    Media URN:
    12260
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    16/09/1935
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:00:55:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:23:40:00 / 01:24:35:00
    Canister:
    35/74

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