Title: "If at first you don't succeed ... after being frozen on Slipway ... H.M.S. Amazon is successfully launched".
M/S of the bow of the ship on the launch slip way, men with lump hammers knock the blocks wedged beneath the prow, tilt up to show more men pulling...
Compilation of library material following the death of speed ace Sir Henry Segrave.
Sudden drop in temperature causes fleet of merchant ships to become stuck in frozen sea.
An item about the launching of the luxury Cunard liner, the S. S. Scythia.
Footage of native tribe of the Kalahari Desert in Southern Africa.
Speedboats race for the Beaverbrook Challenge Trophy.
Shots of "Queen Mary" at sea - cuts from 49/21.
Sir Stafford Cripps launches the Royal Navy Aircraft Carrier HMS Hercules.
German warships in harbour, good views of swastika flags flying.