"Come to think of it, our ancestors had a pretty rapid time about a million years ago - Fancy meeting a gentle Iguanodon..."
L/S of man walking through grounds of Crystal Palace towards a model of a large dinosaur. "Or his pals, Megalosaurus, Plesiosaurus and Co., - all eager for business....."...
A look at various fossils.
Czech schoolgirls dance wearing gas masks, an ancient tradition in Austria and a plague of grasshoppers in Mexico.
Benito Mussolini arranges for 31 million tons of water to be emptied from Lake Nemi in search for Tiberius' two floating palaces sunk 1,700 years before. Italy.
Life size animated models which include a prehistoric elephant are demonstrated.
Bones of a Stegosaurus are assembled for display at the American Museum of Natural History.
Some fantastic model dinosaurs that move are seen at the Chicago World's Fair.
Early writing and typewriting machines and insulators for electric lines being tested.
A look at a strange animal called the Okapi at London Zoo, shortly before it died.