Documentary film about the 1930s, focussing on famous characters of the time.
Pathe have rights to clips in Time to Remember programmes but not to commentary or whole programme as screened.
01:06:16 Flying boat takes off. Sea plane takes off. CU aviator Alan Cobham in cockpit. VS of Charles Kingsford-Smith. VS of Jim Mollison walking to plane. VS of Amy Johnson. VS of Italian Marshal / General Italo Balbo speaking in New York. VS of Jean Batten coming in her plane. She makes a speech to the crowds. VS of Amelia Earhart. She says a few words.
01:09:00 Everton returning to ecstatic crowds. Various shots of the team being driven through Liverpool. Dixie Dean pretends to drink from FA Cup on town hall balcony. VS of football match. VS of golf ball being teed off. Massive crowds follow the players. VS of baseball game - Babe Ruth runs round bases. Shots of Betty Nuthall playing tennis at Wimbledon. Shots of Australian Jack Crawford and American Ellsworth Vines playing. Shots of Fred Perry playing in Davis Cup. VS of athletics - running race featuring Jack Lovelock. VS of cricketer Wally Hammond practising batting in nets. VS of Greyhound champion 'Mick The Miller'. VS of boxer Len Harvey in training. VS of Jack Peterson with boxing belt. Doctors check the physique of Primo Carnera. Tommy Farr training with punchball. VS of Joe Louis in training.
01:12:04 MS of people playing contract bridge. VS of famous players. VS of billiards being played by Walter Lindrum. Music Hall star Harry Tate performs sketch about billiards using fake balls.
01:13:28 End of Part One titles.
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- British Pathé
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- 1930 - 1939
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- HD at Filmfinity
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