Film: 6845

Newsreels + Film Magazines | 1940 | Sound | B/W


Northern Rhodesia, now Zambia, Africa.
"Northern Rhodesia Swimming Championships". Competitors in pool and smartly dressed spectators. Diving. "Fed-Wide Flashes". Blantyre air terminal opening. Sir Geofrey Colby, governor of Nysaland, does the honours. Greek immigrants exiting aeroplane. Commission for Technical Co-operation in Africa, opened by Lord Malden. Houses in townships. Belbedere racecourse. "When the Salmon are Running". Tribespeople net salmon in Aver. "Spotlight on Broken Hill". Broken Hill mine, zinc and led production. Town and hospital. Railways. Hydroelectric dam.

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