Titles read: "THE ROYAL WEDDING IN CAIRO".
Brief L/S of 18-year-old King Farouk looking out from a balcony. Various shots of decorated floats in a procession to celebrate the King's wedding. The bride, Queen Farida in white gown and veil, arrives after the marriage contract...
Boys who work at racing stables take part in a boxing tournament for charity.
The largest airliner ever built is taken for a test flight at Hamble.
100-year-old showman Billy Morton reads a newspaper and smokes a cigarette.
A troupe of midgets pose for the camera on their arrival by boat from Hamburg.
Quarrymen explode rock for road making at Jedburgh, Scotland.
Royal Exploration Ship Discovery II leaves Cape Town for a trip to the Antarctic.
The huge British Whaler ship Terje Viken is prepared for a voyage to the Antarctic.