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Full titles read: "MEET THE SUPER SCHOOLBOY - 16 year-old Wilber Huston wins National scholarship search for Edison's successor."
M/S and C/U of the spectacle wearing 'Super Schoolboy' Wilber Huston (he looks like a bit of a geek !). M/S...
Inventor Thomas Edison celebrates his 81st birthday and shows us a new lighting system.
A look at the memorial to Thomas Edison in New Jersey.
An automatic milking machine is demonstrated at a dairy in New Jersey.
Early silent film - "New Blacksmith Shop" - by Thomas Alva Edison, identical to UN 1 C (Z).
Early film clips shown to celebrate 50 years of cinema.
Francis Jehl, who worked with Edison, shows us the original phonograph machine!
A look at the history of the gramophone.
Roundup of the latest world's news
Early optical machines are described - unfortunately most of the images have been removed.
Footage of the the new combined bed / cabinet being demonstrated in Hampstead.
Nice film about hop picking contrasting new mechanical methods with hand picking of old.
Mr Insull defends himself against attacks on his honesty and business practices
Lots of clips featuring fast boats, cars, trains, greyhounds, rowing teams etc. c. 1927
Turn of the Century scenes of St. Mark's Square in Venice.
Long distance phone calls between Australian PM and British Minister JH Thomas.
Strange motor scooter with two compartments for children to sit in.
Stars at Daily Mail film festival at Odeon Leicester Square, includes stars reading from scripts.
New York Governor Thomas Dewey pays a visit to Stratford on Avon and Warwick Castle.
Wives of American servicemen serving in Europe leave America on liner to join them.
A dog runs around with a wheeled cart supporting its back legs.
Model steam locomotive is demonstrated - children ride in small carriages.
Wembley Exhibition "Never Stop Railway" is seen various cosmopolitan passengers.
Great film showing the very latest in babies prams including a funky motorised pram.
Duke of Edinburgh takes salute at march past by Scouts as Queen is unwell.