Title reads: "After the Blue Riband - Giant French Liner "Normandie" undergoes first trails" (Super over shot of Liner)
WS. Pan across Liner in docks. MS. The funnel of the "Normandie" pumping out smoke tilt down the funnel to the deck. MS. Woman cleaning the liner. MS. Decorations...
Large crowds, including Lord Lonsdale, watch hare coursing in the Waterloo Cup, Lancashire.
Hare coursing in Altcar, Lancashire.
The liner SS 'United States' leaves New York Harbour carrying President Truman's daughter.
Material relating to the newsreel story "Blue Riband First Try" - 52/56
Shots of the liner 'Normandie' on its Atlantic voyage.