Titles read: "ON LEAVE IN CAIRO".
Various shots show two British soldiers from the Royal Signals called Nobby and Ginger (for newsreel purposes!) arriving at the converted Nile boat 'Arabia' for their six days of leave. The moored boat has been set up as a 'home from...
British soldiers on leave in Cairo shop around the bazaar.
A sacred carpet is carried on a Moslem pilgrimage from Cairo to Mecca.
Ancient Egyptian ceremony recreated on Nile with ship decorated like Cleopatra's barge.
The funeral parade of Zaghlul Pasha in Egypt.
King Fuad receives a grand welcome from the crowds in Cairo.
Restoration work on the famous Egyptian monument.
Out takes (rushes, cuts) for THE SPHINX REVEALED in G 1257.
Army sets up busses to Cairo - no need for hitch hiking any more.