Southampton Dock, Hampshire.
Various shots show the ocean liner Queen Mary coming into dock; in the dry dock she has her hull and propellors scraped and cleaned of barnacles, seaweed and mussels. All this happens in less than 48 hours, as the ship has to return to New York; hence the record...
Out takes (rushes, cuts) for stories featured in CP 612.
Malcolm Campbell breaks land speed record again in 'Blue Bird' at Salt Lake, Utah.
News in brief from around the World.
The "Queen Mary" breaks the record for fastest transatlantic crossing time and gets warm welcome in Southampton, Hampshire.
The liner 'Queen Mary' gains Blue Riband of the Atlantic by breaking the record previously held by 'Normandie'. Soundtrack missing.
Celebrities and ordinary people celebrate New Year in London.
Various shots of the Royal Family at Buckingham Palace and in procession to St Paul's Cathedral