"Springtime... and somewhere a frantic bluebird mother was calling in vain for help..." reads the first intertitle. M/S of a bird on a branch - it seems to be pulling pieces from a nest and scattering them on the ground. "But, there was someone who heard ... and saw ..." C/U of young boy in a hat who...more
American armed train robber - George Ashton - is captured by police.
A short trailer film encouraging people to save through the Post Office Saving Scheme.
Securicor-type van with lots of devices to stop hijackers and robbers.
Footage of 'great train robbers' prison - Durham.
Material related to newsreel story "Great Train Robbers" - 66/10.
Armed robber - George Ashton - is captured by American police.
Tokyo bank robbers poison staff and rob the strong room.