Various shots of men from the Italian and French fencing teams taking part in a contest on a stage. The audience watches as the men show their skill. they have wires attached to their backs, presumably to assist in judging when a fencer has been touched by his opponent's foil....
New machine invented in Italy transmits Morse characters through a lens.
Impressive shots of the launch of a huge ship.
The new torpedo-boat destroyer Carabinieri is launched from a Genoa shipyard in Italy.
Footage of ships in Genoa Harbour, Italy.
A rare White Christmas in Genoa, the unusual sight of a Mediterranean port under snow.
Footage of King Farouk's train being loaded onto ship bound for Egypt.
Work on Italy's new battleship begins in Genoa - The Littorio.