One shot of an elderly scientist practising alchemy.
No title. "Scientific Curiosities. Has the chemical secret of gold been discovered? Los Angeles, California." "This man says 'Yes' and proves it." C/Us of an elderly man sitting in a laboratory with various potions, test tubes etc. He holds test tubes up and looks at them. One shot - some decomposition damage visible on safety copy.
Note: Segment from a "Walter Futter's Curiosities" film. Probably bought in by Pathe for reuse.
Safety neg only.