Title reads: "This Day - April 8th". Short Documentary film about events around that date throughout the century.
Apr 1933 - President Franklin D Roosevelt repeals prohibition. Legal deliveries of alcohol to Governor of New York Al Smith. Shots of beer drinking.
Apr 1931 - American airship...
Prince of Wales visits Coventry.
Prince of Wales inspects the Royal Scots Fusiliers at Ayr.
Prince of Wales lays foundation stone & cuts first sod for Medical School in Birmingham.
King Edward VIII inspects the Coldstream Guards at Windsor, Berkshire.
King Edward VIII pays a visit to the Vienna Fair whilst on holiday in Austria.
Sound only version of the abdication speech of King Edward VIII.
Two quick shots of Prince Edward, Prince of Wales.
Footage of Duke of Windsor with Queen Mary in the gardens of Buckingham Palace.