Item title reads - Gordon Bennett Balloon Race. Deprived of Zeppelins by allies - German aviators now specialise in balloon contests. Leipzig - Germany.
M/S of four hot air balloons, the camera pans across the nets holding them down. It pans down to people watching on the ground.
Hot air balloon race starts in France.
Barrage balloons are tested at Camp Davis Barrage Balloon School.
Balloon barrages to defend British cities are made in a large hangar in Godalming, Surrey.
Barrage balloons are used to protect Dover Harbour and the ships in it.
An Austrian engineer uses air and petrol to make his hot air balloon rise.
A balloon salesman exchanges his wears for bottles and jars.
Scotland's famous Forth Bridge is seen with barrage balloons floating above it.
Material showing convoy of merchant ships.