Mr. Birtles with his car, as he sets off on his drive to Australia.
Item title reads: " To Australia By Car! Mr. F. Birtles - an Australian - leaves Olympia on his 16,000 mile drive home to Melbourne."
C/U of Mr. Francis Birtles, seated in his car surrounded by a waving crowd. Shot of a lady in a hat and fur coat, smiling next to him. A road sign above them reads, To "Melbourne - 16.000 miles ".
Note: Another long distance record attempt.