Ulster Mirror. Programme 18

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Details

Location

Various

Year

1954

Source

BBC NI

Format

16mm, film

black and white

Length

14min 51sec

Silent

sound

Courtesy

BBC NI

Rights Holder

BBC NI

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Description

A locally made fortnightly magazine programme. This episode covers the Belfast Telegraph, Hay Harvest, Tourist Trophy Race and rural schools.

Shot List

00:40 85th Anniversary of the Belfast Telegraph. Good views of the various processes involved in putting a paper to press including copy taking, picture editor, layout, newsprint and typesetting, and distribution. 05:19 Hay Harvest with Fordson Major Tractor. Woman bringing out tea and family working in field. 07:01 Sign - 'Tourist Trophy Race. 17 September at 10.30am' at Dundrod. Officials talking about safety two weeks before the race. 07:53 Education. Detailing the improvements in rural schooling. Exterior old and new Scraghy school. 10:34 Mosside, Co. Antrim. Showing the changes from the old school where numerous classes were taught in the same classroom. Also views of village of Mosside - post-office, bank, general store, new council houses and primary school.

Credits

Research - Michael Simon; Restoration - David Dillon

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