• Short Summary

    Lots of interesting bikes on display at Earls Court.

  • Description

    Full title reads: "Earls Court. Cycle and Motor Cycle Show".

    Earls Court, London.

    LV Pan, as the smallest motorcycle in the show is driven up to the entrance to Earls Court and parked at the kerb. CU The Honda Monkey. GV Pan, interior, the Motorcycle Show. LV Vespa scooters on a revolving stand. LV NSU Quicklies on their stand. CU One of the Quicklies.

    SV 16 year old twins, Janet and Jennifer Allman inspecting the engine of the Bond Mini car. CU The twins. SV Pan, the twins tinkering with the engine.

    CU Handlbars of Lambretta scooter twisting. SV Windmill girls on the Lambretta stand twisting. LV Pan, Windmill girls dancing.

    LV Bill Johnson sitting on his World record breaking Triumph. SV Johnson in the cockpit as a girl puts the hood on. CU Through perspex of Johnson. LV The Triumph on its stand.

    SV As Alex Moulton takes his new bicycle from the boot of his car. LV As he puts the two halves of the bike together. SV As he gets onto the cycle and pedals away. CU As the front wheel of the Moulton cycle goes down a step depressing the front suspension. SV As the cycle continues down the steps.

    LV Pan, girl draws up in the Peel 50, the smallest car in the world. SV As the girl gets out of the car goes round to the front and lifts the front of the car up. turns it round and starts pushing it backwards. LV As she pushes it into a very small space between two other parked cars. SV The Peel 50 parked between the two cars.

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    Film ID:
    Media URN:
    Pathe newsreels
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Black & White
    Time in/Out:
    01:20:20:00 / 01:22:01:00

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