Full title reads: "Somerset House".
Somerset House, register office of births and deaths, London.
Various shots of woman with baby sitting in front of Registrar at desk. The woman and the Registrar sign the baby's birth certificate.
Various shots exterior of Somerset House....
Typing competition in the United States of America.
Communication technology in action - cables which span the Atlantic and a "siphon recorder".
Item about the process involved in counting the results of a national census.
Woman demonstrates a typewriter in the boot of her car.
A look at all the processes involved in mail order shopping from receipt of order to despatch.
Footage of copying machine in use at an officer in London.
Blind young man is helped by his friend / guide - no soundtrack.
German businessmen take a leaf out of America's book and treat their secretaries like royalty!