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People and Leisure
peopleleisure.jpgIn this category we have included footage from sports as well as other footage showing people enjoying themselves and at leisure in their every day lives. Football is represented by a documentary on the history of Celtic and Ranger Clubs (The Big Clubs) as well as the historical 1953 game between England and Hungary showing Hungary’s victory. There’s female wrestling in London in the 60s and cricket footage from India.
Noted Eel and Pie Houses, by filmmaker David Furnham, records the historical development of  the first eel houses  brought to the capital by Dutch eel boats, as well as the tradesmen – the North London dynasty of the Cookes, the Nathans and the Harringtons of Tooting. Felix Greene’s One Man's China portrays the Chinese enjoying themselves, their sports, theatre and cinema programmes.
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Reps from culture/agriculture etc

country of origin: China

Three mile record set (Chris Chataway)

country of origin: United Kingdom

An all girls football match with local supporters cheering on the teams

country of origin: United Kingdom

Old buses, traffic on streets

country of origin: Germany

Singing 'happy birthday'

country of origin: United Kingdom

Priest records TV programme

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Times Square

country of origin: United States

Workers teaching military

country of origin: China

Busy streets

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'The Cavern' at the lido

country of origin: United Kingdom

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