Titles read: "A Clean Sweep - The private life of a vacuum cleaner".
Location of events unknown - could be the Hoover factory on the outskirts of London.
M/S of a woman wearing a headscarf and beating a carpet over a line. We then see several shots of the manufacture of a vacuum cleaner...
The making of parachutes from sewing the silk to using the 'chute!
Process of making glass for telescope mirrors.
Tallow-candles are made in a factory.
A short item showing the process of making of cricket bats.
A look at work inside perfume factory.
Palladium jewellery is made and modelled; it quivers and twinkles at the slightest movement.
Stages in the making of plastic material.
Various shots showing the processes involved in making wax candles.