Title reads: "This Day - March 18th". Short Documentary film about events around that date throughout the century.
Mar 1920 - Statue unveiled to Nurse Edith Cavel in London. Shots of fighting in WWI. Shots of memorial service for Nurse Cavel.
Mar 1936 - Funeral parade for Admiral Earl Beatty....
A diamond rush in South Africa.
Dramatic scenes as young and old race to stake claims.
A Canadian man shows off his diamond studded teeth!
Expensive jewellery of modern design.
Belgian experts teach Canadian girls how to cut diamonds to make cutting tools for war effort.
Models try on necklaces and bracelets at Diamond show in London.
Various close up shots of cut diamonds.
Close shots of cut diamonds and of them being set in jewellery.