It was the Dundee film screening that was cut short by an air raid siren following the announcement of the outbreak of war.
Dundee City Archives
Research from local archivists suggests Dundee is Scotland's first city — "technically".
Isabel Philp may have died without a known next-of-kin, but she made sure belongings would be safeguarded for future generations.
Remarkable black and white images have emerged revealing an Angus beach as a big screen shoot location 90 years before Hollywood A-lister Scarlett Johannson stood on its sands.
It was a city divided by war - with residents raising hundreds of thousands of pounds to support the forces, and simultaneously organising major protests to the conflict.
Dundee's foremost archivist has retired after 40 years of collating the city's history for future generations.