• Short Summary

    International news stories in brief - Foundation stone laying with Masonic ritual, King of Italy's birthday celebrated, Seaham Harbour election, international horse show in New York, hurricane in Florida, floods in France.

  • Description

    Full title reads: "News in a Nutshell".

    International news stories in brief.

    Foundation stone laying with Masonic Ritual, Nottingham, Nottinghamshire. Various shots of parade of masons in ceremonial robes. They are led by Canon HT Haymen, Nottingham Grandmaster. Mr Haymen lays foundation stone of new block to General Hospital.

    King of Italy's birthday celebrated in Rome, Italy. Various shots of massive military parade in honour of King Victor Emmanuel. Italian army is represented by troops of cavalry, soldiers, some carrying ropes of zeppelin, hot air balloons, tanks and artillery. A flock of carrier pigeons are released.

    Seaham Harbour Election, Durham. Various shots of cheering crowds outside poling station. Their new Socialist MP, Mr Shinwell, is carried aloft by the crowd. Shinwell won seat from Ramsey MacDonald (National Government Cabinet Minister, former Prime Minister) in recent General Election.

    Intertitle reads: "International Horse Show in New York".

    Madison Square Gardens, New York, United States of America (USA). Various shots of military band marching around arena. Various shots of men from cavalry regiments from USA, Irish Free State, Chile, Netherlands, France and Canada entering arena. The representatives line up and give salute. Various shots of horse jumping competition - crowds watch the cavalry officers ride over series of fences in arena.

    For search purposes also use Ramsay McDonald.

    Note: sections about FLOODS IN FRANCE and HURRICANE IN FLORIDA are missing.

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    Pathe newsreels
    British Pathé
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    Black & White
    Time in/Out:
    01:25:10:00 / 01:29:24:00

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