Various shots show George Sadler and his Alsatian dog, Silver. When Silver lost the use of one of her legs through paralysis, coupled with a weakened spine, George invented a special contraption for her so she can get around.
We see George fitting...
Boys from the Dr Barnardos' Home at Clapham welcome Santa Claus and sing Christmas carols.
Extract from "Happy Go Lucky" - two exhibition dances, one by Marion Saki and Billy Taylor.
Crowning of a flower queen in Wales.
Material relating to newsreel story "Happy Landings" - 57/5.
Clowns entertain children outside big top, people enjoying themselves at fairground.
Day in the life of a tramp living in rural area (a somewhat rose-tinted view of homelessness!)
Excellent footage behind the scenes at Elstree Studios for the 'Happy Go Lovely' Dance.
Waters from Trevi Fountain in Rome are poured into Fountain of Happiness in Johannesburg.