Full title reads: "Northern Italy. The Smallest Republic in the World. San Marino whose total population is under 10,000 and its army 1,200 celebrates its 16th centenary (TC obscures rest)."
San Marino, Italy.
Ext shot of building on square. People are gathered below and soldiers stand...
Processes involved in making ceremonial swords.
Cuts (out takes, rushes) for story featured in CP 538.
Cuts (out takes, rushes) for stories featured in CP 538.
Traditional Japanese sword fighting is kept alive in a school hall in South London.
Two bare chested men sword fighting in woodland glade.
Various stages of making of Eisenhower's sword.
Cuts from newsreel 47/78 - men put swords through the body of Mirim Dajo.