Frank Bird. Part of PURE AND SIMPLE issue.
Pathe Studios, London.
Various shots of clouds, birds and countryside, inter-cut to illustrate song. Various shots of 15 year old soprano chorister Frank Bird singing "Birds Song at Eventide". He is accompanied by a pianist.
A Jacobean banquet is held to mark the opening of the sixth Antique Dealers' Fair.
An item about a home that gives strict obedience training to very naughty dogs.
An item about the manufacture of wallpaper.
London's diversity celebrated - from the Lord Mayor's show to Cockney barrow boys - not very 'swinging'!
Cabaret at Piccadilly Hotel: big bands, dancing, singing, conjuring and acrobatics.
Electrical Trade Union leader Frank Chapple at work.
Good documentary about the world in 1929. Illness of King George V & economic depression.