Item title reads - Bottling up Rum row. Pathe cameraman, after repeated attempts, obtains from seaplane, remarkable pictures of blocked "rum fleet". Off the American coast.
L/S of two boats on the sea. The camera pans across the various ships in the fleet. The title is repeated again. M/S...
A look at the work of a Customs and Excise officer as he checks an oil refinery.
Hundreds of Christmas puddings are prepared, cooked and packed to be sent out to overseas forces. Aldershot, Hampshire.
Footage of the ships caught carrying rum by the prohibition patrol boats. America. Tinted.
Tinted documentary on Prohibition in America.
Good colour shots of a shop selling bottles of wine and spirits.
Army cooks making Christmas pudding at Woolwich Barracks.