Sir Malcolm Campbell prepares to leave Southampton on the "Aquitania" to try for land speed record in Daytona.
Item title reads - Speed king's departure. Sir Malcolm Campbell leaves Southampton for Daytona.
M/S as Sir Malcolm Campbell stands at the bottom of the steps of the "Aquitania" with the captain, he is smoking a cigarette. C/U as he shakes hands with the captain who wishes him luck with the land speed record. He makes a thank you speech saying it will be a close thing. M/S of "Aquitania", M/S of tugs attached to the ship.