Young women and little girls do back flips on an American rooftop.
(Pathetone main titles.)
Full titles read: "Can you flip?" (new title) "In Uncle Sam's land the girls are all taking up "flipping" as a protection against "flopping"."
United States of America.
Various shots of girls doing somersaults very fast across mats on the roof of a building (Pathe House USA?). Children and older women watch. M/S of three little girls talking about what 'rolls' and 'flips' they can do; they run off. Several shots follow of small girls doing rolls and tumbling over the mats; one says "Gee, it's hot!". Some of the girls do somersaults and back flips. C/U of one of the girls holding a medal as she says "I'm a champion flipper, and here's the medal I won". Her hair is in Shirley Temple ringlets.