Britain by Jove - programme 1 - part 1. With Ray Alan and Lord Charles - Also Roddy Maude-Roxby as Cavendish.
Title sequence - quick shots of Union Jack flag intercut with b/w stills of ventriloquist dummy Lord Charles, posing as 'Lord of the Manor'. Title card 'Britain By...
Stories in this item include hat making in the Tyrol in Austria and footage of Port Charlotte in the Bahamas.
Comical story about expectant father waiting for first glance of new baby.
New drugs are introduced to relieve pain during childbirth.
Logs are transported down river by barge from Queen Charlotte Island, BC, Canada.
Grand Duchess Charlotte of Luxembourg abdicates in favour of her son Prince Jean.
Shots of a Jeweller's shop in London. Scene of a robbery.
Science helps mothers to give birth.
Princess Charlotte at St Pierre, Brussels greeting nurses and babies with a large crowd outside.