Images includes unidentified people, men in uniform marching, dredging operation. Includes title cards with accompanying images: "Rubber plantation near Ipoh. Tapping the latex from the trees. Each morning a thin slice is cut from the edge of the bark; En route from Penang to Burma, s.s. Barjora of British India Steam Navigation Company; Mergui, Burma. First Stop."
Morton Salt Company (sponsor), Cunningham, Robert (narrator), Jam Handy Productions (production company), McDonald, Bill (actor), Klenner, Robert (animator), Seago, David (director), Blomquist, David (screenwriter)
Films explains the importance if salt in everyday life. From solar evaporation to salt mining, the processing of salt is described. Uses of salt, such as for melting snow, food preservation and taste, to prevent heat exhaustion, dye distribution and as a water softener.
Morton Salt Company (sponsor), Liss, Ted (narrator), Cavalcade Productions (production company), Claiborne, Mary (film editor), Crawford, Ron (animator), McCulley, Dale (director), McCulley, Dale (screenwriter)
The uses of water in nature and many of its natural processes are explained. Water use in industry is described with Irrigation and water reuse. Salt is described as a useful additive for hard water in homes with filter systems.