Thought to be Selected Originals from late 1940s material.
French swimmer, Alex Jany, breaks the world 200 metres swimming record.
L/S of Jany diving into the pool. Various shots of Jany in action, showing his very fast turn. C/U of man with a stopwatch....
Alex Hammond's shop in Chelsea displays the craftsmanship of antique chess sets.
Cuts (rushes, out takes) for stories in Colour Pictorial - CP 436.
Beautiful carnations are carefully nurtured at a farm in Worthing then picked and packed to be sold.
Footage of Alex Henshaw arriving back in England after record breaking flight to Capetown in South Africa.
£1,000 gliding prize won by Frenchman Alex Maneyrolle, Ilford, Greater London.
Alex 'Hurricane' Higgins playing snooker. Small crowd of people standing watching.
Various colour shots of snooker player Alex 'Hurricane' Higgins playing.