Malayans go cockle fishing.
Title reads 'Fresh on the Shell'.
GV. Small fishing boats at sea with fishermen in water. Various shots of coolies hanging over their boats and dredging the sea by hands for cockles. Various close up shots of large dishes of cockles. Various shots of man throwing cockle seeds from a boat into water. Two long shots of coolies dredging from a boat by means of net on a pole. MS. Man walking along with the aid of a floating plank on surface of water and dredging the sea bed by hand. Various close up shots of men filling cartons from a boat load of cockles. Various shots of cartons being emptied into sacks on the wharf and then being loaded onto motor launch. Various shots of Malayan family eating a meal of cockles.
Date found in the old record - 01/01/1958.