• Short Summary

    News in a Nutshell - Furry Dance in Cornwall, schoolboys football final at Upton Park, and one of the rescued miners at Nova Scotia.

  • Description

    Title missing - News in a Nutshell.

    Intertitle - 'Helston' (Cornwall) - The Furry Dance is performed on Flora Day. M/S of a sign saying 'Welcome to the Flora' strung across a building. L/S of parade of men and ladies dancing through the streets. C/U's of trumpet and drum. M/S of a sign saying 'Dental Surgeon', the couples dance as they enter. Various shots as they dance around the town, the band follows.

    Intertitle - 'Upton Park' (London) - Boys' football final for the English Schools Shield. M/S of the two young captains from West Ham and Preston shaking hands, they toss coin. M/S of a supporter waving a rattle. L/S of kick off, various shots of the match, supporters wave. Various shots as the match continues and they draw.

    Intertitle - 'Nova Scotia' (Canada) - M/S of flying boat being towed in and hoisted onto land. M/S of Dr Robertson, who has been trapped down a mine at Moose River for 11 days. M/S of him smiling as he is lifted out and put in an ambulance to be taken to the hospital. Dark M/S of him in back of ambulance, it drives away.

    Cataloguer's note: the story 'Royal Opening of the Royal Tournament' is missing from this issue.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    Media URN:
    Pathe newsreels
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Black & White
    Time in/Out:
    01:47:53:00 / 01:49:21:00

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