Full title reads: "Reviewing The Year 1949".
Intertitle reads: "As 1950 moves in it brings to the halfway mark the 20th century. The century of the common man. The century of the atom bomb. The century that in half its life span has already brought us two world wars. On the eve of its half century,...
Massed weddings take place in a church in Littoria (now Latina) Italy.
Wedding at Knightsbridge.
The people prepare for a royal marriage in Inner Mongolia.
16 orphans marry at the same time in a ceremony in Athens, Greece.
Wild West setting for horseback wedding.
Cuts from newsreel 47/94 - wedding bells.
Several shots of bells ringing.
Wedding festivities for a young Asian woman.