Launch of yacht for Alain Gerbault and his trip to the Southern Seas.
Full title reads: "Sartouville. The Lone Novelist. Alain Gerbault off again to sail single handed in his 8 ton yacht to the solitude of the Southern Seas."
Various people stand on deck of yacht as it is manoeuvred.
LS of group of people on dock, presumably including Alain J Gerbault.
A large bottle of champagne is smashed against the yacht to bless her. The bottle is swung by a Scout. Pan up the prow of the boat.
The yacht slips into the water to the applause of the small crowd of well wishers.