Robert W. Paul production, "The Vanishing Lady", 1897.
Intertitle reads: "Over thirty years ago, when short skirts, lipsticks and cocktails were almost unknown, some humourist made a trick film and called it 'The Vanishing Lady'.
Man in roman costume carves figure of girl in doorway....
Orchestra made up of Zither players perform.
Good footage of the excavation of the ancient town of Herculaneum in Italy.
Lovely footage of women giving each other a hand massage.
Shots of Laurence Sperry and his aeroplane before he disappeared on a flight to Holland.
A young woman offers a service removing stains from garden door to door.
Conjuror Howard De Courcy does magic tricks with playing cards and coins.
Girls advised to join the WAAF