Peking (aka Bejing) China. Cut story with American commentary.
MS UN Secretary General, Dag Hammerskjold shaking hands with Chinese officials GV. Reception. MS. Hammerskjold and Chief of Chinese Delegation, Chou En Lai shaking hands MS. Hammerskjold and Chou En Lai shaking hands. GV. Cocktail...
The steel hulled sailing ship 'Peking' comes into Greenhithe to replace the older 'Arethusa'.
Japanese threat to China increases.
Japanese troops enter Peking.
Various shots of Chinese men at work - lifting water from a well, pulling a rickshaw etc.
Ancient Chinese festival taking place in Peking, China.
British soldiers leave their posting in China to take up roles elsewhere.
Duck farming on a large scale in the USSR.
Footage of people demonstrating for a Chinese Republic. Peking.