M/S of one corner of a small art exhibition at the Royal Empire Society in London. A woman is looking at the paintings whilst referring to a brochure in her hands. Another woman enters the gallery, also holding a brochure and looks at the paintings which are of exotic, oriental...
Elephants are washed in holy water and decorated with gold and silk for religious procession.
Zagloul Pasha, Egyptian Nationalist Leader, is deported and exiled to Ceylon.
Building of new airfield, tea picking and process of obtaining rubber from trees in Ceylon.
200,000 people make pilgrimage celebrating 2,269 years of Buddhism on the island of Ceylon.
Thousands attend religious festival in Ceylon. Variable light quality.
An elephant is used to carry stones and repair sea dyke in Negombo, Ceylon (Sri Lanka).
Excellent coverage of the process of cutting, drying and packing tea.
Volunteers who travelled on the torpedoed boat 'Ville de Ciotat' arrive in London to enlist.