Melbourne is preparing to host 1956 Olympic by building giant new sporting arenas. Main street in Melbourne. LV. Crowds in Summer sunshine outside Flinders Street railway station, & SV. GV. Melbourne cricket ground, & LV. GV. Pan inside ground showing seating arrangements,...
Sir Alexander Fleming, discoverer of Penicillin, has died.
A massive 6000 year old statue of Ramses II is moved to the centre of Cairo.
Motorbikes and cars drag skiers to high speed madness.
New catapult device fires parachuter to safety.
Circular takeoff outdates long runways.
French helicopter breaks altitude record.
Jim Peters receives trophy for his amazing marathon run during Empire Games in Vancouver.