Earl and Countess Athlone are seen on deck of the ship taking them to South Africa.
Title: "NEW GOVERNOR GENERAL of SOUTH AFRICA. Earl & Countess of Athlone leave to take up duties at Cape Town".
M/S of the Earl and Countess walking along a deck of a liner, they pass a lifeboat and go to sit on wicker chairs. They are accompanied by another woman and man and the Captain of the ship, who takes a seat next to the Countess. M/S of the Earl and Countess and companions on the bridge of the ship. The Captain demonstrates the working of the ship's wheel to the Earl.