C/U of a statue of Francis Drake near the bowling green at Plymouth Hoe in Devon; commentator talks of how Drake made the game famous by refusing to interrupt a game as the Spanish Armada approached. L/S of a game of bowls being played on the green; a war memorial is seen in the background, the Drake...more
Eartha Kitt limbers up and exercises under the supervision of coach Al Murray.
Members of Richmond Canoe Club stage a 'rag regatta' for charity.
The Post Master General launches the first mobile post office. London.
Wedding of Rita Hayworth and Prince Aly Khan in the South of France.
Material relating to newsreel story "Motor News - Commemoration of First Guards For Hastings Run" - 55/24.
Major General Arnold, Chief of American Army Air Corps, decorates young officer, Gibson.
Lebanese troops watch, Capt Wallace speaks, tanks drive past dais Gen. Adams takes salute.
Over 200 paintings by twentieth century masters sold using closed-circuit television.