Reel notes: “[C…?] [D…?] [Parade] [sic] ’43;Kids Wells Beach ’43;Last One” Children in costumes (paper hats and crowns) pose for the camera. Children, some with numbers on, some without, race on skis. One boy lays down to pass through barrel on its side. Skiers jump snow pile. Panning shot of skiers by barn or shed.
Category Archives: Philip W. Hussey Collection
Can notes: “Wells Beach ’47, ’48, + ’49;Jim Richardson Family;BWH + Billy work on new lawn;Garage Under Construction;Marion Mowes [sic] the Lawn;Betty Park Lifts the Draw Bridge;Off Shore on Lawry’s Boat;Betty Climbs the Mast;Visit from Thursalls;Zack Taylor + kids call on Bike;Billy and his first Real Boat;Marion Knits on Rocks;Jefferey + Marion on Breakwater;Estelle +
Shot of parade include marching band and various service units. Raising of flag, unveiling memorial stone soldiers’ monument. View of parked cars and monument, crowd of people gathered around. Shot of chorus singing. Two boys in uniforms (one army-style, one sailor). Shot of ski jump competition and crowd gathered. View of surrounding landscape and crowd
Can notes: “Back Yard Gange [sic] – Reel #4” Reel notes: “Back Yard Gang – Reel No. 4 ’39 + ’40 + ’41;Debbie + Diana;Ede + Red Hat;Back Bay ’41 Ski Carnival” Young boys and girls blowing noisemakers at a picnic table outside. A Birthday party of some sort. Grandpa Hussey (Augustine?) blows a few
Can notes: “Trips + Travels;Marion knits at Kidney Pond;Dam on Souadabscook Stream;Falls + Bridge on West Branch;Mt. Katahdin from Foot Bridge;Stuck in Stream – Dam the Beavers.;A. Whitehorse + Guide Lisle at Holeb Falls Camp on Moose River;A. Whitehorse + Guide Russ? [sic] Rapids;Attean Lake Camp;P.W.H. at Attean Lake Camp;Marion and PWH Cross James River
Agfa 1939 card. Shot of skier falling down around downhill course gates. Downhill skiing. People gathered to watch skiers. Children cross-country skiing with numbers pinned to their jackets. Dark footage of amateur/clumsy downhill skiing. Shots of spectators. Boy gathers gates and repositions them. Various shots of downhill skiers and spectators. One man comes down with
Can notes: “1950 Clam Bake;Uncle Ernest Wedding Anniversary 50th;Publicity Bureau, Kittery;Becky Brow’s Wedding;Nova Scotia Trip;Marion in Garden.” Reel notes: “Bar Harbor;Pete Graduates;Charlotte 5 years old” Dark footage of boy in snow who appears to be holding stuffed animal (bear or mouse (?) something with big ears) Large teddy bear sitting on snow bank next to
Intertitle: “Winter Sports ’37-‘38” Donor notes: “Winter Sports – ‘37+’38.” Title card curtain falls. Intertitle: “Dartmouth ’37 Winter Carnival.” Donor notes: “Dartmouth Carnival – ’37.” Shots of men gathered at a finish line at the bottom of a ski slope. Downhill skiing with view of crowds gathered around course. Shots of skiers leaving the start.
Shot of boy fishing off of dock. Two motor boats on the water. One boy in each boat. View of mountains in the distance, islands out in the water. Two boys in one boat, man in another boat, driving around what appears to be a lake. Close-up of man in boat, he is smoking, waves
Man climbs ladder to top of building that reads: HUSSEY MFG. CO North Berwick, Maine SINCE 1835. Dark footage of inside factory. Man works with machine, looks to be drilling holes in a sheet of metal. Woman and man with baby carriage and young boy walk through factory and look at various machines. Boy moves