Cuttings book

  • This material is held at
  • Reference
      GB 133 FRD1/6/3/1
  • Dates of Creation
      20 Jul-2 Oct 1935; 1937
  • Physical Description
      2 pieces: soft bound volume and loose supplement. Condition: the newsprint supplement is very fragile.

Scope and Content

Official Gaumont British pictures cuttings book containing original and copy cuttings from American publications relating to the film The 39 Steps (1935). These consist of reviews along with reproductions of pictures from the film. Stored with one unrelated loose insert: a copy of The Star Film Supplement (28 September 1937) which features RD and Marelene Dietrich in Knight Without Armour on the cover, and contains an article on the film and James Hilton's story on pp. 7-13.