Motor vessel Theron sails with the advance party of the British Trans-Antarctic Expedition.
Millwall Docks, London.
CU. Stern of ship showing name 'Theron - Halifax'. SV. Ship. SCU. Stores going aboard (3 shots). SCU. Captain and his wife talking to member of expedition. SV. Crates on quayside marked Auster Aircraft. SV. Deck, with man pointing out to two visitors, aircraft strapped on deck. CU. Vet. SV. Husky coming aboard. SV. Another husky coming aboard. SCU. Vet inoculating a husky dog. SV. Men in crows nest. CU. Sir John Hunt, Everest hero, shaking hands with Flight Lieutenant Haslop. SV. Dr Vivian Fuchs, leader of the expedition, coming aboard. CU. Dr Fuchs. CU. Dr Fuch's wife and daughter waving goodbye. SV. Dr Fuchs and members of the crew waving goodbye.