Roundup of the short world news
NEWS IN A NUTSHELL collection of short world news.
STUDENTS RAG IN GLASGOW
Crowd of Glasgow University students, some in fancy dress, shaking donation tins in their hands. Various shots of the procession of floats with students in fancy dress on, moving through crowded Glasgow street, quite colourful. A nice shot of a 'clown' in squatting position dancing. Two students holding third up side down, shaking him for the money.
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JOCKEYS CURLING MATCH AT ST. MORITZ
St. Moritz, Switzerland.
A nice shot of St. Moritz surrounded by mountains. Various shots of the jockeys curling match on the frozen lake. There are some funny shots of the short men with brooms cleaning the ice - one of them is Gordon Richards.
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WALTER NEUSEL AND JACK PETERSEN IN TRAINING
Windsor, Berkshire & Cardiff, Wales.
German boxer Walter Neusel skipping rope, training for the match with Jack Petersen. Close up shot of Walter Neusel.
Jack Petersen punching a bag in training for the future match. Close up shot of Jack Petersen.
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NEW AIR MAIL SERVICE TO SOUTH AFRICA
Several people climb onboard barge which takes them to a hydroplane (flying boat) 'Cassiopeia'. People enter he plane - this is the first flying service to South Africa. Plane taking off and in the air.
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AMERICAN RACE HORSE ARRIVES TO LONDON DOCKS
Ship arriving to Royal Albert Docks, London. Several shots of a horse leaving the ship and entering a caravan. Close up shot of the horse in caravan. Horse is American Champion and it has arrived to compete at Grand National.
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ICE BREAKERS AT STETTIN
Various shots of the boat moving fast through the icy water. Various shots of the line of boats with the icebreaker 'Preussen' in front, crashing ice as it moves forward.