Brief shots show magician Alan Alan hanging upside-down from a burning rope - see CP 252 - Burning Rope Escapologist for full details (*PM0097*).
We then see Alan at a table, showing us several magic / conjuring tricks. He does some slight of hand tricks with four playing cards;...
Aviator, Alan Cobham, is given Knighthood.
Sir Alan and Lady Cobham leave in a seaplane.
Alan Cobham returns from 12,000 mile flight round Europe.
Escapologist Alan Alan attempts to escape from a freshly dug grave - he fails.
Sir Alan (AP) Herbert is seen on the Water Gypsy and at home.
Sir Alan Cunningham, High Commissioner for Palestine, presents prizes to Arabs.
American astronaut Alan B. Shepard lying in the capsule during his space flight
President John F Kennedy pays tribute to astronaut Alan B Shepard. America.