• Short Summary

    Hat fashions, athletics at White City, speedway from Prague, beauty pageant in Hastings.

  • Description

    Full title reads: "One Minute News".

    Fashion item. CU Head shots of models / mannequins displaying the latest thing in summer hats. Several of them are decorated with feathers. Lots of roses are also used.

    White City, London. British Games athletics event.

    LS MS Contestants in the high jump. MS Alan Paterson Scottish athlete, jumping He cleared 6'3". LS The crowd which packed the stadium. LS General view of the stadium showing the 6 mile race in progress. MS LS Viljo Herno Finnish runner, in action. CU head and shoulder of Herno, after winning the 6 mile race in just over 29 mins.

    Prague, Czechoslovakia. British speedway riders compete in European match.

    LS Various shots of the motor cyclists racing round the track. MS Ron Johnson, a New Cross rider, one of the British team lying second. MS Bill Kitchen, a Wembley rider, having a wreath placed over his head and being congratulated as he sits astride his machine.

    Hastings, East Sussex. Hastings picks a beauty queen.

    LS General view of the swimming pool at Hastings. MS the competitors in the beauty contest parading in swimwear. MS the Mayor looks on. MS the winner. CU the 2nd. NCU an elderly man raises his spectacles to look at the girl. CU the girl, out of focus. MS line up of women contestants. MS an elderly man rises in his seat to get a better view, but his wife pulls him down to his seat.

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    Film ID:
    Media URN:
    Pathe newsreels
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Black & White
    Time in/Out:
    01:24:08:00 / 01:27:08:00

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