The J Arthur Rank Organisation Limited presents Livingstone's Expeditions, supervised by Rev James McNair BD, Chairman of the Livingstone Memorial, Blantyre, Lanarkshire and CM Green MA.
Shots of Blantyre from old prints and film
Map of Africa
Kuruman mission station.
Shots of native homes and customs
Dramatised account of Livingstone's expedition of find a route to the sea, first west, then east, illustrated by maps.
Discovery of the Victoria Falls (11.35);
Press rumours of Livingstone's death and dramatised version of Henry Stanley's quest to find him.
The two men meet in Ujjiji (13.50);
Livingstone and Stanley say goodbye as the former is to remain in Africa (14.25);
Livingstone found dead in his bed on 1st May 1873
Wooden carving of natives bearing his body to the coast
Livingstone's tomb in Westminster Abbey