Material assembled for an uncompleted documentary probably put together in the late 1940s. Sound is intermittent throughout. There is no complete shot listing - please let Pathe know if you spot something we have missed.
This reel covers the First World War.
Poster "War declared on...
Cute glass figures are created in a studio in Brighton.
Horses at a rest home in London get a New Year treat.
Excellent footage of the strange looking creature the duck billed platypus, Australia.
Very young boy works with his father as a chimney sweep.
Kenneth Bills wins the Isle of Man Grand Prix.
Various shots of pair of Duck Billed Platypuses with their new baby in Australian Zoo.
Tennis players seen in action on the court.
Footage of Bill Tilden playing tennis tournament and practice match.