Evelyn Laye plays Madame Pompadour at Daly's Theatre, London.
We see her first amusing herself and others at "the Tavern" - stage set with Evelyn playing the guitar surrounded by women in mop caps and big skirts. C/U of Evelyn singing. Evelyn as Madame Pompadour. She reads a document and greets...
Men ride old-fashioned bicycles and penny farthings.
Ladies model the latest fur coats.
An item showing different smoking pipes from all over the world.
A look at various unusual clocks through the ages.
Good educational film on the evolution of the windmill and how they work.
A look at small timepieces through the ages.
A look at an early wooden lock, and another complex one with many mechanisms.
A look at some old fashioned coaches.