C/U of mound of burning coals. A red hot sword is being heated in the middle of the coals. Mr Sydney Rouse is seen taking the sword out of the coals - he is the foreman of the "smithy" (blacksmiths). Narrator describes the sword as the "ancient symbol of adventure" going on to...
Processes involved in making ceremonial swords.
Ceremony in San Marino for the election of new regents.
Material relating to the newsreel story "George Cross Presentation" - 52/12
Inauguration ceremony of the new King of Malaya.
Material related to newsreel story "Easter Ride" - 56/29.
Naval cadets graduate from College. Quick shots of Naval Wedding.
General Noël Édouard, vicomte de Curières de Castelnau presents medal to elderly veteran.