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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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White crosses in war cemetary

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Caves with pigs in them

country of origin: China

Closeups of faces

country of origin: Poland

Annual Congress of the People. Late Dec/Early Jan 1964/5

country of origin: China

Lord Street, the pier, bathing pools (where beauty contest is held)

country of origin: United Kingdom

People going in church

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Man cleans street-lamp

country of origin: Germany

Gymnastics show

country of origin: China

Factory - killing and plucking birds

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Motorcade of trucks, tanks, buses and other military vehicles

country of origin: United Kingdom

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