Full titles read: "Mount Vesuvius - Famous Volcano bursts into violent activity... seas of boiling larva menace miles of countryside, vineyards and villages."
Various shots of Mount Vesuvius smoking and pouring out larva.
Intertitle reads: "Nature - in one of...
A sailing regatta takes place in Naples, Italy.
Sea creatures including octopus and lobsters at Naples Aquarium.
Lava flows and smoke coming from Italian volcano, Vesuvius.
Tourists explore Mount Vesuvius in Naples, Italy.
Material relating to newsreel story "Mount Vesuvius" - 68/81.
Kerbside telephone installation in Naples. (Not Rome as the title implies).
Radio announcer, newspaper printing press working & record being played on turntable.
Various shots of notable buildings and the harbour of Naples.