Elephants are hoisted ashore bound for London zoo, and another dances in Austrian circus.
Item title reads - The elephants come to town.
M/S of Indian man with two baby elephants, aboard the ship which brought them to England. A baby elephant is swung ashore from the ship in a cradle sling operated by crane. Various shots of elephant seemingly flying through the air as he swings ashore. M/S of Curator Frost watching. M/S of two penguins. The elephant is lowered and put in a lorry.
M/S of Austria's only remaining dancing elephant going through its paces in a circus ring. It performs a hula dance then stands on hind legs and begs like a dog. The audience laugh and applaud.