Full title reads: "Carnival time on the Continent".
Carnivals in Europe to mark beginning of Lent. Old records name location as Italy, South of France and Germany are also shown.
Various shots of carnival parades. People in fancy dress cavorting on elaborately made floats. Includes...
Tortoise racing in America.
A primitive automatic fire extinguisher, a tortoise is wheeled along on a little trolley and animated pictures in lights created for Broadway billboards.
A funny little film about customs inspectors on the Franco-Belgian border.
A Belisha Beacon is built in a London garden for a tortoise to find his home.
Tortoises are scrubbed and polished at the zoo.
Footage of mechanical tortoise in Bristol.
Footage of Andy the giant tortoises being cleaned with oil at London Zoo.
Marmaduke the giant tortoise at London Zoo.