• Short Summary

    News in brief from around the World.

  • Description

    Full title reads: "News in a Nutshell".

    Intertitle reads: "Forli, Italy".

    Donna Mussolini (wife of Il Duce, Benito Mussolini) opens welfare centre. Various shots of Mrs. M., accompanied by entourage of army officers, opening a child welfare centre. Cheering crowds wait outside as she leaves.

    Intertitle reads: "England v. Scotland at Twickenham".

    International rugby - the Calcutta Cup, Greater London. Shots of England and Scotland rugby teams posing for camera. Various shots of match. Bolton and Candler score tries and win the cup for England (9 points to 8).

    Intertitle reads: "Westminster".

    London. Interview with new minister for the co-ordination of defence forces, Sir Thomas Inskip. He promises improvements in aeroplane and warship production. He hopes there will never be another great war but, if there is one, he promises the country will be well defended.

    Intertitle reads: "Pennsylvania".

    United States of America (USA). Various shots, some aerial, of 4 trains running abreast on 4 parallel tracks. The trains look like they are racing each other. It is the test run of new K4 stream lined steam engine. It is being tested against the old K4 and two electric trains.

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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:
    01:01:31:00 / 01:04:23:00

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