Titles read: 'Pathetone Lightens The 'Blackout' With - "TIME, PLEASE!"'
Various shots of cogs turning in machinery at a telephone exchange. Commentator explains this is the headquarters of Rome's 'speaking clock' and talks about how the machine works. Montage of shots...
A short trailer film encouraging women to apply for jobs as telephone operators.
Kerbside telephone installation in Naples. (Not Rome as the title implies).
Shots of British soldiers on tanks.
Women at work at London telephone exchange.
Post office switchboard with telephone girls at work.
Printed circuits are made by machine and hand in a factory.
People working in a modern office.
Various shots of women and men working on small telephone switchboard / exchange.