M/S of bed testing equipment; a wooden block with a mattress base inside, two large black mummy-shaped figures suspended over the base and attached to equipment at the side and a large weight suspended over one side. Two men in brown coats hoist a mattress onto the base and lower the figures onto it.
A telegram is typed on a teleprinter machine in London, and is printed out in Edinburgh.
Film about a new fast opening parachute.
A farmer tills his field with a new tractor-tiller.
A model shows how diamonds can be unscrewed from a brooch and used in earrings and rings.
Large contact lenses are put into a woman's eyes.
A "health wheel" is demonstrated.
A young woman customises a walking stick to help carry her parcels.
Footage of dustman using old tyre to protect his back during lifting duties.