• Short Summary

    News in a Nutshell goes to Austria to see a youth football tournament and to the British Empire Union Garden party to watch as the guests join in the fun.

  • Description

    Vienna, Austria.
    Unknown, England.

    WS. boys football teams emerging from a tunnel in front of a huge crowd. This is the elimination stage of youth knockout tournament to find the best team in Vienna. Nearly 11,000 school children take part. WS. Crowd. MS. the captains shaking hands and the referee tossing the coin. WS. the kick off. WS. the ball being knocked around the penalty area the goalkeeper drops the ball. LS a throw in. LS. skilful play, passing between two forwards leads to goal number nine. WS. crowds cheering. MS. the losing captain in tears his team went down 9-0.

    Unknown, British Empire Union Party: WS. a smart couple standing on the steps at a British Empire Union Party. WS. Guests at a very smart garden Party. LS. A woman emerging from an over sized book 'the Alphabet of Empire' with a placard around her neck which is A for Apple and she turns and the other side of her placard says New Zealand. WS. the audience. MS. a fortune teller seated at a table. WS. a game of water Polo taking place. MS. Girls in bathing costumes seated by the pool. LS. a girl demonstrating a perfect diving technique a larger woman then jumps into the pool creating a big splash. WS. guests seated on the lawns. LS. A woman in a summer frock walking along a line of flower pots placed on the grass. She reaches the end of the line and attempts to turn back but falls. MS. a woman wearing a fur wrap and with a handkerchief blindfold playing pinning the tail on the ass MS. a man playing he almost succeeds. WS. the vicar (cigarette in mouth) playing a fishing game. MS. the vicar with the bottle of stout that he has caught. Some excellent footage of a very smart gathering, the footage around the swimming pool particularly good.

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    Film ID:
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    Pathe newsreels
    British Pathé
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    Available on request
    Black & White
    Time in/Out:
    01:03:36:00 / 01:05:09:00

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