London - probably filmed in Pathe Studios.
Various shots of everyday objects seen in ultra close-up that we have to guess what they are. We then see them in a more familiar M/S.
Objects are: a sponge, grains of rice, 5 shilling postal order, a gramophone record,...
Out takes (rushes, cuts) for stories in CP 434.
Some of the finalists in Pathe's search for a British Screen Beauty.
Classic early film, "New Blacksmith Shop", by Thomas Edison.
President of MPPDA Eric Johnson makes speech about British film industry. London.
Film processing creates odd sounds. Good quality throughout.
Clips from feature films showing Native Americans (Red Indians) attacking wagon convoys.
Omar Sharif talking into camera - no sound.
Shot of First World War flying ace William Avery Bishop.