VIC OLIVER TALKS TO REPORTERS ABOUT PENDING MARRIAGE TO SARAH CHURCHHILL - 1936 When asked if it's true that he is going to marry WInston Churchhill's daughter Sarah Vic Oliver answers, "That is a statement I cannot answer at the present time because as I said before I must wait till her brother Randolph arrives here tomorrow morning." Mr. Oliver did indeed marry the young woman in question shortly after this interview.
THE DUKE OF KENT'S WEDDING - 1934 Great Britain's soon to be King Edward VIII attends his brother the Duke of Kent's wedding. A young woman in the crowd comes up in an ingenous way to watch the goings on by turning her back and holding up a small mirror which shows her what is happening.
GERMAN AMBASSADOR JOACHIM VON RIBBENTROP ARRIVES IN LONDON - 1936 The new German Ambassador Herr Von Ribbentrop arrives at the London Embassy where he politely greets the media. Tropp arrives in London. In August 1936 the Nazi government appointed Ribbentrop Ambassador to Britain with orders to negotiate the Anglo-German alliance. Needless to say Herr Ribbentropp didn't succeed.
THE EMPEROR OF ETHIOPIA GOES INTO EXILE - 1936 Emperor of Ethiopia Haile Selassie I and the royal family and close friends seek sanctuary from the British with the defeat of Ethiopia to Italian troops. The royal party disembark from a British ship in Palestine then board a train. The Emperor would spend the next five years in exile returning to Ethiopia in 1941 only after Italy's defeat by United Kingdom and Ethiopian patriot forces.
eFootage is a premier HD, film and video stock footage archive (contemporary and vintage) specializing in news, industrial, and more.
We have over one million additional stock footage clips that we can search upon request.
Featuring Data Refinery® and WebMagic® search and data technology.
A premier dv, film and video, digital and hd stock footage archive