Thebes ancient Egyptian tomb is discovered by Howard Carter, Egypt.
Full titles read: "THEBES - THE MODERN ALADDIN'S CAVE - Where Lord Carnarvon and Mr Howard Carter have discovered - antiquities 3,000 years old, worth millions."
L/S of baron Egyptian wasteland. M/S of entrance to the cave or tomb. The camera pans from left to right past mountains. L/S's of ancient Egyptian ruins. Nice L/S shot of two men (perhaps Carter and Carnarvon walking through dark passage way. L/S of the archaeology team standing on top of large man made stones. M/S of native Egyptian in traditional dress waving his hand across the entrance to the tomb. L/S of ruins.
Intertitle reads: "...and still the inscrutable Sphinx looks down on Man's efforts to solve the ages long history of this mysterious land."
Good M/S of the Sphinx and large pyramid behind it.