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[American Personalities CUs Si/Sd]

07:38:20 Huey Long talking of over-concentration of wealth. 07:38:35 Al Smith; 07:38:59 Henry Wallace, 07:39:13 John D. Rockefeller; 07:39:24 ??: 07:39:30 ??; 07:39:38 Gen. Pershing; 07:39:44 re economics; 07:39:59 ?? of France.

07:40:33 Sports: ?? skipping rope; 07:40:57 ?? speaking of charity boxing match w/ Jimmy McClaren for Actors Fund; 07:41:18 National League All-Stars w/ coach; 07:41:32 Jim Jeffries; 07:41:59 ?? speaking of economics; 07:42:19 Rudolf Valentino; 07:42:28 rancis Townsend (?) & ?? talking economics.

07:42:55 Al Jolson (?), wife & child shipboard. 07:43:02 ??; 07:43:12 ?? speaking of economics; 07:43:23 ?? speakng of cutting government spending but employing hungry men; 07:43:42 Henry Ford talking of Hoover; 07:43:49 ??;

07:43:58 Bill Tilden playing tennis; 07:44:11 ?? in early flying cap; 07:44:18 ?? well-dressed Congressman; 07:44:29 Morganthau on going off Gold Standard. 07:44:44 League of Nations members ca 191? w/ Indian leaving along w/ others.

07:46:10 ?? in white suit speaking; 07:46:18 ??; 07:46:23 ?? Senator ??; 07:46:31 ??; 07:46:39 ?? on education: 07:46:48 ?? shipboard; 07:46:57 Jimmy Durante; 07:47:06 ?? talking about importance of eraser on lead pencil; 07:47:21 LaGuardia; 07:47:28 Babe Ruth; 07:47:35 Al Smith (?); 07:47:40?? Bobby Jone (?) golfing: 07:47:45 ?? Sailing racer in rain gear; 07:47:51 John McGraw (?) about baseball;

07:48:10 Eleanor Roosevelt speaking; 07:48:45 Gen. Pershing, shipboard; 07:48:52 William Jennings Bryan speaking in Florida (?), on Washington DC street, & Extreme CU.

1920s; 1930s; Depression; Baseball; Boxing; Sports; Politics;

[Bush Sr. w/ Yale Baseball Team; Man & The Candidate; George Bush Presidential Swearing In]

03:01:49 Pan across Yale baseball team posing & mugging for caamera.

03:02:37 Poster or program Brown vs Yale 28May47 (?) listing George Bush no. 2, 1st base. Pitcher, batters, player tagged out at first base.

03:03:12 B/W Campaign commercial: The Man And The Candidate (scratched) Texas flag flying, still photos of Babe Ruth presenting ?? to George Bush in baseball uniform; still lin WWII fighter plane; oil derrick; w/ wife; sitting w/ family of four boys & one girl in living room.

03:03:42 Playing w/ children in front of house. Boys raising Texas flag on pole in woods. George playing baseball w/ boys & Jeb Bush chasing ball; Marvin Bush hitting ball & running; Neil Bush sliding as George tags him out. Walking off w/ kids.

03:05:04 MCU speaking to camera: As a father, and a family man, I know you & I share a lot of worries about the future of our state & nation. I certainly hope, & I ll bet you do to, that our children can grow up knowing what freedom really is. For instance I d like my children to be able to pray in schools, if they want to. And I d like that right to be a part of our Constitution. I want these children of mine, & I want everyone s children, to have the full benefits of our marvelous educational system. And I d like my children to be ready to spend some time serving our nation s defense effort...but it will be for love of country rather than for personal gain....an economy free of federal controls & bureaus.

03:06:12 Bush family on picnic. More Republican phrases in voice over.

93:07:18 20Jan89 George Bush sworn in as President by Chief Justice William Rehnquist. In MCU & CU w/ Barbara in middle. She kisses both. Shaking hands w/ Ex-President Reagan; military artillery salute.

George H. W. Bush Presidential Inauguration; 1989; College Sports; University; Home Movies; Inauguration;

Pt. 1 of 2 Deals with social change - labour laws from 1900 thru WWI and 1920s.

4Mar1913 - Military parade on wide Pennsylvania avenue, high angle, people on roofs watch.

09:06:55 President Taft in office signs document, CU of pen on paper. Early NYC traffic scenes - some horse drawn; pedestrians, crowded streets w/ hansom cabs, buses.

09:07:25 Main title: Challenge Of Change

09:07:56 Montage labor, women winding coils; men w/ molten metal. Recent coal mining. Turn of century women at time clock. POV Westinghouse floor from crane. Immigrants off Ellis Island boat w/ luggage. Statue of Liberty. Brief montage, working conditions. POV past street vendors, carts.

09:08:35 MCU Samuel Gompers. Drawing - soldiers shooting crowd, labor violence, social upheaval. CU sign: Department of Labor.

09:08;58 Staged: Man takes books out of horse-drawn carriage into offices, men at desks.

09:09:20 Photo: Archduke Ferdinand w/ wife, spinning newspaper w/ assassination headline. Large artillery firing. Headline Lusitania sunk by sub , Wilson & headline US declares War! . Troops in front of Capitol & headline Yanks are coming! .

09:09:39 Battle scenes. Soldiers out of trenches, over the top, explosions, planes, tanks.

09:09:56 Men in office. Women textile & other factory workers; trade union parade, crowds celebrate WWI armistice, sailors dancing, flag waving, troop ship returning, soldiers off.

09:10:52 Man at job interview. Montage: cotton-picking. sewing factory, steel mill. 1920s baseball w/ Babe Ruth running, wing walker on Avery bi-plane, Black jazz musicians, Charleston dancers, city neon lights, flagpole sitter, sewing factory, night club & tuxedos, dance marathon. Gangsters car headlights, gun firing. 09:11:39 Lindbergh (?) into plane, takes off. Tickertape parade, CU Lindbergh at microphone.

09:11:53 Wall Street stock exchange. CU money counted by bank cashier. Union Riots. Stills child labor.

09:12:22 Automobile assembly, production lines. Cars out of factory. Babe Ruth to home plate. 1930s women at adding machines, male supervisor. Board room meeting. Garment factory, sewing. CU men at metal working machines.

09:13:14 Stock exchange scenes.

09:13:24 Biplane stunt flying into plywood wall. Depression soup kitchen on street. Staged: banks closed, lines waiting. Deserted industrial areas.

09:14:03 POV thru ghetto street market; breadline, old woman served. Poor kids skip rope. President Roosevelt inauguration w/ sd. Poor family eating outside with 9 children. Continued....

Poverty; Industrialisation; Depression; Economics; Workers; American Labor History;

NOTE: Brief shots useful for montages.

Challenge of Change - section - Short montage shots

Newspaper headline re World War One. Soldiers over the top from trenches. WWI aircraft - troops advance through smoke - tanks. Office of War Labour / Labor Administration. Women working in factories - homefront / war effort. Trades union march - Armistice celebrations, ticker-tape - returning troop ships in New York harbor. Employment service interview - montage farm and factory workers. Babe Ruth

International News ca October, 1921, #82 (animated turning globe title)

03:59:13 MANSION TURNED INTO FINE HOME FOR BOYS Pan over crowd outside at dedication under the Terre Haute, Indiana chapter of Knights of Columbus. Orphanage / juvenile delinquent detention center?. Catholic Rev. Francis T. Jansen celebrates mass; & the Right Rev. Joseph Chartrand speaks. Indiana State Deputy Joseph M. Nurre w/ baseball given him by Babe Ruth.

04:00:58 FOLKS YOU READ ABOUT IN THE DAILY NEWS, Washington, DC Elihu Root; Sec. of State Charles Evans Hughes; & Senators Henry Cabot Lodge & Oscar W. Underwood w/ photographers. (1921 Washington Naval Conference held Nov21 - Mar22) "Pres. & Mrs. Harding meet two thousand postmasters" on White House lawn, she shakes fist. Two old timers from Gopher Prairie.

04:02:09 Sir Harry Lauder visits Sing Sing prison; walking w/ VIPs. CU w/ pipe & rotten teeth (no GV of Sing Sing).

04:02:39 Ku Klux Klan Imperial Wizard William J. Simmons appears before a Congressional Committee around large table. MCU talking (some nitrate decomp). White dog out of mailbox, back in.

04:03:24 World Series Champions, New York Giants baseball team poses. Manager John McGraw. CU.

04:03:52 Mayor John F. Hylan unveils a bust of Columbus at a honorary celebration.

04:04:20 US entry in the Halifax race, schooner "Elsie" & Capt. Marty Welch sailing off Gloucester, Massachusetts after winning US competition. W/ full sails underway GOOD scenic shots.

04:05:25 GREAT FAMINE IN SOVIET RUSSIA Photographed by: Capt. Ariel Varges. Kasan, Volga People w/ bundles down Volga riverbank; others carry crates & goods (supplies?) up from boat. Wagons w/ goods past. Women, children & old men on riverbank. Bundled woman & child, others sitting on ground. Starving leaning on post. Refugees in front of tent & round fire at camp. Girls in rags. Starving kids. Crowd fight w/ soldier for food handout. American Relief Administration supplies unloaded from train car; food distribution; children get soup from outdoor stove; others eat at table & observed by relief experts Dr. Vernon Lyman Kellogg & Elmer Burland.

04:11:08 General Pershing lays a Congressional Medal of Honor on the Poilu's (French soldier) grave at the Arc de Triomphe, CU; American soldiers march thru Paris in tribute to Unknown Soldier. At Coblenz, Germany, Gen. Pershing meets Allied Commanders on the Rhine; American forces pass in review.

1920s Newsreel; Post-WWI;

Babe Ruth

Out of dugout - crowds in baseball stadium. Runs. CU Babe Ruth.

[1925 America: Famous Americans]

Thomas Edison MCU. Arriving in car at West Orange, NJ building, Edison clocking in at time clock. Edison walking across courtyard, talks to men; signs autograph(?). Edison in laboratory.

10:20:07 Babe Ruth out of dugout; crowd in baseball stadium. Ruth walking to plate w/ bat. Crowd on feet & Ruth running & sliding into home, dusts off & walks to dugout. MCU in dugout.

10:21:02 Bill Tilden playing singles tennis, crowd behind. By net w/ ?? Shake hands

Celebrities; 1920s; Sports; Industrialist; Homosexual; Gender;

[1925 America: Famous Americans]

Thomas Edison MCU. Arriving in car at West Orange, NJ building, Edison clocking in at time clock. Edison walking across courtyard, talks to men; signs autograph(?). Edison in laboratory.

14:20:08 Babe Ruth out of dugout; crowd in baseball stadium. Ruth walking to plate w/ bat. Crowd on feet & Ruth running & sliding into home, dusts off & walks to dugout. MCU in dugout.

14:21:03 Bill Tilden playing singles tennis, crowd behind. By net w/ ?? Shake hands

Celebrities; 1920s; Sports; Industrialist; Homosexual; Gender; 1925;

Yankees Slaughter cubs, 4 Straight, To Win World's Series

High aerial from blimp. Shots of players running, Babe Ruth hit with pitch(?) to first. Hit by Yankee #1 (Gehrig?) to first. Home run. Mostly in long shot. Good shot of people standing up.

[Babe Ruth Begins Pre-season Conditioning]

Ruth gets onto stationary bicycle and rides alongside trainer. CU of gage; Ruth wiping sweat. Trainer puts Ruth into sweat box and pummels head. Trainer punching on Ruth while Ruth watches clock or ?? Ruth slams trainer.

Baseball; Sports; Training; Physical Fitness; Flabbiness; Gag; Publicity Stunt; Exercising; Exercise;

Yankees Slaughter Cubs, 4 Straight, To Win World Series (Baseball);

13:08:06 Aerial from blimp over packed stadium.

13:08:12 MS Pitcher, no. 14; hits, runners on base.

13:08:30 MS Babe Ruth at bat walked.

13:08:55 MS Pitcher, no. 18; MS Yankee hitter no. 1 & run to first. Other hits.

13:09:41 MS Hitter no. 6, hits & runs to first.

13:10:22 High angle of packed stadium.

13:10:24 MS Pitcher, no 17 & Yankees no. 4 hits double. LS of field. Spectators standing. More pitcher & runners into home plate.

13:11:25 View from behind spectators standng up.. View of field at end of game.

Professional Baseball; Sports; Championship; 1932; New York Yankees; Chicago Cubs; Americana;

'Babe' Dons Whiskers As Yankees Win, 5-3 From House of David - Sports - baseball

1933. House of David players sign baseball. Tugging at beards. Artificial beard put on Babe Ruth as he looks in mirror. Hits and runs to first. House of David gets to second. Babe Ruth hit w/ ball.

Babe Ruth

Baseball team stands around plate for Babe Ruth retirement ceremony. Babe Ruth handed painting / certificate; pitches baseball; at plate hitting ball and running bases.

George Washington s Railroad Pt. 2 of 3 (R1)

Chesapeake & Ohio

Washington, DC, Capitol building.

05:10:42 Art Deco Cincinatti Railroad Station w/ bus & cars approaching. (Narration lists firsts for city) Interiors w/ people to ticket window, magazine & newstand. Boarding air-conditioned George Washington train at platform. Engine steaming. View of furnace & fireman at controls, turning knobs of automated contorls. Engineer greasing in preparation of starting w/ conductor. Checking watches. In engine cab window. (GOOD).

05:13:32 Loading food into bar car. View of refrigerator. #492 pulling out of station w/ bell ringing. Large car w/ swivel chairs. Black porter or conductor. Man working & looking out. Women putting on make up in lounge, one smoking.

05:14:58 Tavern Car w/ people being seated & waiters serving. Kitchen w/ chefs cooking. People eating on George Washington china; eating fruit cocktail, steak. CUs. Woman smoking at table.

05:17:03 Lounge car, people reading & talking. POV from rear car observation lounge along large river. Radio w/ animated notes coming out past bust of George Washington. Newsreel footage inserted to illustrate radio news. Falls of Grand National; wreck of Indianpolis type cars; Track meet; building collapsing.

05:18:16 POV from rear of train of double set of tracks. POV along river & thru small town, Augusta, Kentucky (GOOD).

05:18:50 South Ripley, Kentucky across from Ohio w/ arrival of steam boat into frame at dock. Maysville, Kentucky & large suspension bridge. Historic buildings. Large warehouse for loose leaf tobacco.

05:20:12 Portsmouth, Ohio & POV along river. Louisville, Kentucky street scene w/ brief but GOOD street scene; train pulling out of station. Monument & plaque of Louisville. Pan over distilleries & other large buildings. Babe Ruth hitting home run with Louisville Slugger bat (not seen) & running to second base.

05:21:25 Hodgenville, KY & Lincoln s birthplace inside granite monument. Frankfurt, KY church, Daniel Boone monument. Lexington, KY pan, race track & pastures. Man of War and others seen.

Educational Film; Travel Film; Sponsored Film; Statistics; Propaganda;

175 Beauties Vie For Beach Title As Miss Florida

HA shots women in bathing suits parade around swimming pool w/ audience packed into bleachers and in booths. CU Babe Ruth w/ cigar. Contestant does twirl in front of judges; audience applaud. Pan up contest winner; winner given large trophy, two runners-up on either side.

Beauty pageants. Tacky / kitsch.

Story of a Transport R2 of 2

United States Coast Guard Report #5

11:49:21 SS Manhattan (Wakefield) Flashbacks show the Wakefield as the liner Manhattan stills show luxury on board liner. Launch of USS Manhattan being christened by Mrs. Theodore Roosevelt; leaving on maiden voyage at night.

11:50:31 Dancing on deck (GOOD). Famous passengers Babe Ruth, Jimmy Walker, Douglas Corrigan. 15Jul1936 American athletes on board sailing to Olympic Games in Berlin play shuffleboards & sitting talking. Glenn Cunningham, Jesse Owens. Disembarking in Hamburg and received by German officials, Nazi flag flying. 10Jan1938 USS Manhattan returning from Europe. Reporters & photographers board ship to interview returning Ambassador to Germany William E. Dodd. Dodd makes statement re Nazism and world crisis greatest crisis since the first Napoleon. (SOF). Newspaper headlines England declares war on Germany . 30Sept1939 - decks crowded w/ Americans returning to US from Europe after war declared. Steaming into New York harbor.

11:52:33 12Jan1941 The liner stuck on a reef off Florida. Passengers transfer to coast guard launches. Seen from shore. 12Aug1941 SS Manhattan now the troop ship Wakefield loaded w/ soldiers arrives in New York. Troops disembark from manoeuvres. 29Jan1942 Singapore harbour scenes. The Wakefield, unloading troops, is bombed by Japanese planes in Singapore, B-deck damaged. Coffins of five dead.

11:54:13 03Sep1942 Wakefield is gutted by fire in 1942 burning off New England coast. May 1944 Wakefield undergoing final repairs, shipyard workers welding - ship in drydock - shots show modifications to transport ship. Night or dusk shots ship at sea. Silhouettes crew. Below decks & GIs in bunks.

11:56:18 Deck shots, spotters look for enemy aircraft. Aircraft spotted - it is an allied one. Signaller. Troops cheer as they sight land. Soldiers aboard ship attend religious services, take communion & issued K rations. Coast Guard captain uses loudspeaker system to speak to troops he has transported. Troops listen;disembark w/ kitbags down gangway, along dock. Ship s officers plan quartering of men for next trip. German POWs embark on Wakefield for US prisons on deck. Eat in mess room. AV ship at sea. Navy blimp (dirigible) over Wakefield as she returns to New York. German POWs disembarking. AVs Wakelfield. Prisoners off w/ tags. 7th War Bond appeal w/ montage of ships in various situations from construction to transporting men & equipment. Men landing. The end.

WWII; 1936 Olympics; Prisoners of war; Troop transport; Converted 2-stack liner;

World of Sports - Yanks Win World Series - Opener

Crowds - celebrities including La Guardia and Babe Ruth. Baseball match in progress.

Know Your Enemy - Japan (1945) R5 of 6

Reviews Japanese history, and philosophical and religious concepts.

Continued... Title: 1894 Staged battle. Formosa island invasion. 1904 Japan attacked Russian fleet. War. Japanese cheer. 1910 Annexing Korea. WWI - Japan war w/ Germany, montage inluding animation. League of Nations & signing 9-power treaty. Marching band in parade.

02:11:47 1927 Tanaka Memorial plan described thru animated charts. Montage of strategic plan to invade world. Gong. VIPs speaking at microphone. Entertainment. Banning western music, dance, movies, books. Japanese traditional game - Go. Anti-American literature.

02:14:47 Baseball stadium. Al Simmons, Lou Gehrig & Lefty Grove in Tokyo - All stars team from US. Babe Ruth.

02:15:31 Sumo; Kendo; Judo; Diplomacy. Kendo, sumo. Map of Japanese army advance & spies aboard.

02:17:19 Fishermen; tourists taking photographs. Intelligence service in Tokyo. Industry - steel, ship yards. Slums. Backroom factories.

02;19:24 Animaton re Japanese trade, dumping. Piracy of patents & copyrights. Underselling, sign: Made in Japan. Automated production.

02:20:34 Ships, freighters, oil tanker. Scrap iron loaded on freighters & cargo ships. Cotton mill. Arms industry. Ships firing guns. Tanks. Men working. Kids working. Child labor. Military parades; montage of working. Continued...

Racisit WWII Anti-Japanese Propaganda; Economics; Economy; International Trade; Militarism; Military; Pre-WWII;

[USO]

Brooke Shields presents and narrates from Hollywood set.

01:23:07 1940s USO. Hollywood Victory Committee boards train & waves (w/ Babe Ruth). Troops go into Roxy Theater tent in Bougainville for show. Egyptian sphinx; Jack Benny playing violin. Movie stars; Joe E. Brown at mic. GIs & stars - actresses. Stills outdoors performances & audience. Patty Thomas (?) does silly dance w/ soldier. Bob Hope in uniform with troops shaking hands; on stage jokes w/ Patty Thomas. Celebrities / stars visit military hospital. VJ Day in New York City.

01:24:47 Korean War - CU apprehensive soldier looks up. Brief battle shots. Marilyn Monroe out of helicopter. Bob Hope on stage at various locations incl. Guantanamo Bay, Cuba.

01:25:07 Vietnam War - Helicopter over jungle. Blonde (Joey Heatherton ?) woman on stage disco dancing w/ soldiers (GOOD COLOR).

01:25:25 Shields. Montage USO volunteers in field, airport scenes, fleet in harbor. Canoeing.

01:25:55 Concert with Loretta Lynn? talking to audience.

01:26:23 Rock star talks to woman in hospital bed (Base hospital in Spain) then sings patriotic song (bland 80s soft-rock) at concert God bless the USA... I m proud to be an American... Caus at least I know I m free - very emotional audience, cheering, CUs crying, shaking fists, singing along. Presented by Your Air Force.

US Military Troops entertainment; Patriotism; Promotional;

World of Sports - Flushing - New York

Baseball s greatest golf match. Babe Ruth and Ty Cobb compete in benefit match at Fresh Meadows club. Babe Ruth drops the first but squares things up by winning the second.

[WWII - Bonds; Women; Cloverleafs; Kitchen] Homefront]

War workers into plant; forging steel. CU of bond posters & bonds. Montage of good factory workers, office workrs. Bond rally at baseball field. Oldtimers w/ Babe Ruth hitting, DiMaggio running. Others hitting. Army office & men on field. Ships at dock,equipment, men in field. CU office sign: Gen. Somervell, speaking. Maj Gen Loughry, Chief of Finance talking about soldiers buying bonds. Various meetings of officers. Forms being filled out; tanks & equipment past camera. Line of 2 motor bombers taking off. Blacks marching; train runby; Men running ashore at dawn. Paratroops marching out; bailing out; Woman out of sleeping bag. Mail, sorting by women & at machines. Punch cards Women at file cabinets. Printing. CU bonds. Automatic envelope stuffer putting bonds into envelopes for posting out. Postman & Gold Star in window. Soldiers military parade in DC. Cloverleaf & highways with traffic - streamlined car; Rockettes; symphony; football. Beauty parade with cameramen, one under stairs as girls walk over. Women shopping Nylons in shop window - interior, women buy stockings. Man carries bride over threshold. Kitchen - Woman & 2 kids cooking; steaks, pies, pig.

Bonds appeal

News in Brief - Cheer from Santa Claus

St Nicholas on horseback - cheers from crowd - Royal family waving from balcony - Princess Juliana and daughters - Queen Wilhemina and Prince Bernhardt on balcony. Page in black face hands out sweets to children. Royal family mingle with crowd to meet St Nicholas - Various shots children.

18:05:29 New York - Father Christmas is Babe Ruth playing Santa to polio patients. He has trouble with his beard which keeps falling off - children not looking too happy. Children with presents sing Jingle Bells. Various shots children - one toddler pokes dog in eye who proceeds to lick her. Babe Ruth takes off beard and wishes children all over the World a very merry Christmas

Sports - Babe Ruth Day at Yankee Stadium

Crowds in stand - some close shots - Babe Ruth at microphones makes short speech of thanks. Speaks very huskily following throat operation. Baseball team applaud - crowds cheer.

Yankees Slaughter cubs, 4 Straight, To Win World's Series

High aerial from blimp. Shots of players running, Babe Ruth hit with pitch(?) to first. Hit by Yankee #1 (Gehrig?) to first. Home run. Mostly in long shot. Good shot of people standing up.

Challenge of Change - section - Short montage shots

Newspaper headline re World War One. Soldiers over the top from trenches. WWI aircraft - troops advance through smoke - tanks. Office of War Labour / Labor Administration. Women working in factories - homefront / war effort. Trades union march - Armistice celebrations, ticker-tape - returning troop ships in New York harbor. Employment service interview - montage farm and factory workers. Babe Ruth

News in Brief - Cheer from Santa Claus

St Nicholas on horseback - cheers from crowd - Royal family waving from balcony - Princess Juliana and daughters - Queen Wilhemina and Prince Bernhardt on balcony. Page in black face hands out sweets to children. Royal family mingle with crowd to meet St Nicholas - Various shots children.

18:05:29 New York - Father Christmas is Babe Ruth playing Santa to polio patients. He has trouble with his beard which keeps falling off - children not looking too happy. Children with presents sing Jingle Bells. Various shots children - one toddler pokes dog in eye who proceeds to lick her. Babe Ruth takes off beard and wishes children all over the World a very merry Christmas

Sports - Babe Ruth Day at Yankee Stadium

Crowds in stand - some close shots - Babe Ruth at microphones makes short speech of thanks. Speaks very huskily following throat operation. Baseball team applaud - crowds cheer.

World of Sports - Flushing - New York

Baseball s greatest golf match. Babe Ruth and Ty Cobb compete in benefit match at Fresh Meadows club. Babe Ruth drops the first but squares things up by winning the second.

World of Sports - Yanks Win World Series - Opener

Crowds - celebrities including La Guardia and Babe Ruth. Baseball match in progress.

[WWII - Bonds; Women; Cloverleafs; Kitchen] Homefront]

War workers into plant; forging steel. CU of bond posters & bonds. Montage of good factory workers, office workrs. Bond rally at baseball field. Oldtimers w/ Babe Ruth hitting, DiMaggio running. Others hitting. Army office & men on field. Ships at dock,equipment, men in field. CU office sign: Gen. Somervell, speaking. Maj Gen Loughry, Chief of Finance talking about soldiers buying bonds. Various meetings of officers. Forms being filled out; tanks & equipment past camera. Line of 2 motor bombers taking off. Blacks marching; train runby; Men running ashore at dawn. Paratroops marching out; bailing out; Woman out of sleeping bag. Mail, sorting by women & at machines. Punch cards Women at file cabinets. Printing. CU bonds. Automatic envelope stuffer putting bonds into envelopes for posting out. Postman & Gold Star in window. Soldiers military parade in DC. Cloverleaf & highways with traffic - streamlined car; Rockettes; symphony; football. Beauty parade with cameramen, one under stairs as girls walk over. Women shopping Nylons in shop window - interior, women buy stockings. Man carries bride over threshold. Kitchen - Woman & 2 kids cooking; steaks, pies, pig.

Bonds appeal

Sports: New York

VS baseball players lined up on pitch and crowds cheering to honour Babe Ruth. CUs NY Yankees players. VS Babe Ruth w/ number 3 shirt cheered as he emerges from bunker and takes a bat.

Know Your Enemy - Japan (1945) R5 of 6

Reviews Japanese history, and philosophical and religious concepts.

Continued... Title: 1894 Staged battle. Formosa island invasion. 1904 Japan attacked Russian fleet. War. Japanese cheer. 1910 Annexing Korea. WWI - Japan war w/ Germany, montage inluding animation. League of Nations & signing 9-power treaty. Marching band in parade.

02:11:47 1927 Tanaka Memorial plan described thru animated charts. Montage of strategic plan to invade world. Gong. VIPs speaking at microphone. Entertainment. Banning western music, dance, movies, books. Japanese traditional game - Go. Anti-American literature.

02:14:47 Baseball stadium. Al Simmons, Lou Gehrig & Lefty Grove in Tokyo - All stars team from US. Babe Ruth.

02:15:31 Sumo; Kendo; Judo; Diplomacy. Kendo, sumo. Map of Japanese army advance & spies aboard.

02:17:19 Fishermen; tourists taking photographs. Intelligence service in Tokyo. Industry - steel, ship yards. Slums. Backroom factories.

02;19:24 Animaton re Japanese trade, dumping. Piracy of patents & copyrights. Underselling, sign: Made in Japan. Automated production.

02:20:34 Ships, freighters, oil tanker. Scrap iron loaded on freighters & cargo ships. Cotton mill. Arms industry. Ships firing guns. Tanks. Men working. Kids working. Child labor. Military parades; montage of working. Continued...

Racisit WWII Anti-Japanese Propaganda; Economics; Economy; International Trade; Militarism; Military; Pre-WWII;

175 Beauties Vie For Beach Title As Miss Florida

HA shots women in bathing suits parade around swimming pool w/ audience packed into bleachers and in booths. CU Babe Ruth w/ cigar. Contestant does twirl in front of judges; audience applaud. Pan up contest winner; winner given large trophy, two runners-up on either side.

Beauty pageants. Tacky / kitsch.

Babe Ruth

Baseball team stands around plate for Babe Ruth retirement ceremony. Babe Ruth handed painting / certificate; pitches baseball; at plate hitting ball and running bases.

'Babe' Dons Whiskers As Yankees Win, 5-3 From House of David - Sports - baseball

1933. House of David players sign baseball. Tugging at beards. Artificial beard put on Babe Ruth as he looks in mirror. Hits and runs to first. House of David gets to second. Babe Ruth hit w/ ball.

[Babe Ruth Begins Pre-season Conditioning]

Ruth gets onto stationary bicycle and rides alongside trainer. CU of gage; Ruth wiping sweat. Trainer puts Ruth into sweat box and pummels head. Trainer punching on Ruth while Ruth watches clock or ?? Ruth slams trainer.

Baseball; Sports; Training; Physical Fitness; Flabbiness; Gag; Publicity Stunt; Exercising; Exercise;

[American Personalities CUs Si/Sd]

07:38:20 Huey Long talking of over-concentration of wealth. 07:38:35 Al Smith; 07:38:59 Henry Wallace, 07:39:13 John D. Rockefeller; 07:39:24 ??: 07:39:30 ??; 07:39:38 Gen. Pershing; 07:39:44 re economics; 07:39:59 ?? of France.

07:40:33 Sports: ?? skipping rope; 07:40:57 ?? speaking of charity boxing match w/ Jimmy McClaren for Actors Fund; 07:41:18 National League All-Stars w/ coach; 07:41:32 Jim Jeffries; 07:41:59 ?? speaking of economics; 07:42:19 Rudolf Valentino; 07:42:28 rancis Townsend (?) & ?? talking economics.

07:42:55 Al Jolson (?), wife & child shipboard. 07:43:02 ??; 07:43:12 ?? speaking of economics; 07:43:23 ?? speakng of cutting government spending but employing hungry men; 07:43:42 Henry Ford talking of Hoover; 07:43:49 ??;

07:43:58 Bill Tilden playing tennis; 07:44:11 ?? in early flying cap; 07:44:18 ?? well-dressed Congressman; 07:44:29 Morganthau on going off Gold Standard. 07:44:44 League of Nations members ca 191? w/ Indian leaving along w/ others.

07:46:10 ?? in white suit speaking; 07:46:18 ??; 07:46:23 ?? Senator ??; 07:46:31 ??; 07:46:39 ?? on education: 07:46:48 ?? shipboard; 07:46:57 Jimmy Durante; 07:47:06 ?? talking about importance of eraser on lead pencil; 07:47:21 LaGuardia; 07:47:28 Babe Ruth; 07:47:35 Al Smith (?); 07:47:40?? Bobby Jone (?) golfing: 07:47:45 ?? Sailing racer in rain gear; 07:47:51 John McGraw (?) about baseball;

07:48:10 Eleanor Roosevelt speaking; 07:48:45 Gen. Pershing, shipboard; 07:48:52 William Jennings Bryan speaking in Florida (?), on Washington DC street, & Extreme CU.

1920s; 1930s; Depression; Baseball; Boxing; Sports; Politics;

Babe Ruth

Out of dugout - crowds in baseball stadium. Runs. CU Babe Ruth.

[USO]

Brooke Shields presents and narrates from Hollywood set.

01:23:07 1940s USO. Hollywood Victory Committee boards train & waves (w/ Babe Ruth). Troops go into Roxy Theater tent in Bougainville for show. Egyptian sphinx; Jack Benny playing violin. Movie stars; Joe E. Brown at mic. GIs & stars - actresses. Stills outdoors performances & audience. Patty Thomas (?) does silly dance w/ soldier. Bob Hope in uniform with troops shaking hands; on stage jokes w/ Patty Thomas. Celebrities / stars visit military hospital. VJ Day in New York City.

01:24:47 Korean War - CU apprehensive soldier looks up. Brief battle shots. Marilyn Monroe out of helicopter. Bob Hope on stage at various locations incl. Guantanamo Bay, Cuba.

01:25:07 Vietnam War - Helicopter over jungle. Blonde (Joey Heatherton ?) woman on stage disco dancing w/ soldiers (GOOD COLOR).

01:25:25 Shields. Montage USO volunteers in field, airport scenes, fleet in harbor. Canoeing.

01:25:55 Concert with Loretta Lynn? talking to audience.

01:26:23 Rock star talks to woman in hospital bed (Base hospital in Spain) then sings patriotic song (bland 80s soft-rock) at concert God bless the USA... I m proud to be an American... Caus at least I know I m free - very emotional audience, cheering, CUs crying, shaking fists, singing along. Presented by Your Air Force.

US Military Troops entertainment; Patriotism; Promotional;

George Washington s Railroad Pt. 2 of 3 (R1)

Chesapeake & Ohio

Washington, DC, Capitol building.

05:10:42 Art Deco Cincinatti Railroad Station w/ bus & cars approaching. (Narration lists firsts for city) Interiors w/ people to ticket window, magazine & newstand. Boarding air-conditioned George Washington train at platform. Engine steaming. View of furnace & fireman at controls, turning knobs of automated contorls. Engineer greasing in preparation of starting w/ conductor. Checking watches. In engine cab window. (GOOD).

05:13:32 Loading food into bar car. View of refrigerator. #492 pulling out of station w/ bell ringing. Large car w/ swivel chairs. Black porter or conductor. Man working & looking out. Women putting on make up in lounge, one smoking.

05:14:58 Tavern Car w/ people being seated & waiters serving. Kitchen w/ chefs cooking. People eating on George Washington china; eating fruit cocktail, steak. CUs. Woman smoking at table.

05:17:03 Lounge car, people reading & talking. POV from rear car observation lounge along large river. Radio w/ animated notes coming out past bust of George Washington. Newsreel footage inserted to illustrate radio news. Falls of Grand National; wreck of Indianpolis type cars; Track meet; building collapsing.

05:18:16 POV from rear of train of double set of tracks. POV along river & thru small town, Augusta, Kentucky (GOOD).

05:18:50 South Ripley, Kentucky across from Ohio w/ arrival of steam boat into frame at dock. Maysville, Kentucky & large suspension bridge. Historic buildings. Large warehouse for loose leaf tobacco.

05:20:12 Portsmouth, Ohio & POV along river. Louisville, Kentucky street scene w/ brief but GOOD street scene; train pulling out of station. Monument & plaque of Louisville. Pan over distilleries & other large buildings. Babe Ruth hitting home run with Louisville Slugger bat (not seen) & running to second base.

05:21:25 Hodgenville, KY & Lincoln s birthplace inside granite monument. Frankfurt, KY church, Daniel Boone monument. Lexington, KY pan, race track & pastures. Man of War and others seen.

Educational Film; Travel Film; Sponsored Film; Statistics; Propaganda;

[1925 America: Famous Americans]

Thomas Edison MCU. Arriving in car at West Orange, NJ building, Edison clocking in at time clock. Edison walking across courtyard, talks to men; signs autograph(?). Edison in laboratory.

10:20:07 Babe Ruth out of dugout; crowd in baseball stadium. Ruth walking to plate w/ bat. Crowd on feet & Ruth running & sliding into home, dusts off & walks to dugout. MCU in dugout.

10:21:02 Bill Tilden playing singles tennis, crowd behind. By net w/ ?? Shake hands

Celebrities; 1920s; Sports; Industrialist; Homosexual; Gender;

International News ca October, 1921, #82 (animated turning globe title)

03:59:13 MANSION TURNED INTO FINE HOME FOR BOYS Pan over crowd outside at dedication under the Terre Haute, Indiana chapter of Knights of Columbus. Orphanage / juvenile delinquent detention center?. Catholic Rev. Francis T. Jansen celebrates mass; & the Right Rev. Joseph Chartrand speaks. Indiana State Deputy Joseph M. Nurre w/ baseball given him by Babe Ruth.

04:00:58 FOLKS YOU READ ABOUT IN THE DAILY NEWS, Washington, DC Elihu Root; Sec. of State Charles Evans Hughes; & Senators Henry Cabot Lodge & Oscar W. Underwood w/ photographers. (1921 Washington Naval Conference held Nov21 - Mar22) "Pres. & Mrs. Harding meet two thousand postmasters" on White House lawn, she shakes fist. Two old timers from Gopher Prairie.

04:02:09 Sir Harry Lauder visits Sing Sing prison; walking w/ VIPs. CU w/ pipe & rotten teeth (no GV of Sing Sing).

04:02:39 Ku Klux Klan Imperial Wizard William J. Simmons appears before a Congressional Committee around large table. MCU talking (some nitrate decomp). White dog out of mailbox, back in.

04:03:24 World Series Champions, New York Giants baseball team poses. Manager John McGraw. CU.

04:03:52 Mayor John F. Hylan unveils a bust of Columbus at a honorary celebration.

04:04:20 US entry in the Halifax race, schooner "Elsie" & Capt. Marty Welch sailing off Gloucester, Massachusetts after winning US competition. W/ full sails underway GOOD scenic shots.

04:05:25 GREAT FAMINE IN SOVIET RUSSIA Photographed by: Capt. Ariel Varges. Kasan, Volga People w/ bundles down Volga riverbank; others carry crates & goods (supplies?) up from boat. Wagons w/ goods past. Women, children & old men on riverbank. Bundled woman & child, others sitting on ground. Starving leaning on post. Refugees in front of tent & round fire at camp. Girls in rags. Starving kids. Crowd fight w/ soldier for food handout. American Relief Administration supplies unloaded from train car; food distribution; children get soup from outdoor stove; others eat at table & observed by relief experts Dr. Vernon Lyman Kellogg & Elmer Burland.

04:11:08 General Pershing lays a Congressional Medal of Honor on the Poilu's (French soldier) grave at the Arc de Triomphe, CU; American soldiers march thru Paris in tribute to Unknown Soldier. At Coblenz, Germany, Gen. Pershing meets Allied Commanders on the Rhine; American forces pass in review.

1920s Newsreel; Post-WWI;

Story of a Transport R2 of 2

United States Coast Guard Report #5

11:49:21 SS Manhattan (Wakefield) Flashbacks show the Wakefield as the liner Manhattan stills show luxury on board liner. Launch of USS Manhattan being christened by Mrs. Theodore Roosevelt; leaving on maiden voyage at night.

11:50:31 Dancing on deck (GOOD). Famous passengers Babe Ruth, Jimmy Walker, Douglas Corrigan. 15Jul1936 American athletes on board sailing to Olympic Games in Berlin play shuffleboards & sitting talking. Glenn Cunningham, Jesse Owens. Disembarking in Hamburg and received by German officials, Nazi flag flying. 10Jan1938 USS Manhattan returning from Europe. Reporters & photographers board ship to interview returning Ambassador to Germany William E. Dodd. Dodd makes statement re Nazism and world crisis greatest crisis since the first Napoleon. (SOF). Newspaper headlines England declares war on Germany . 30Sept1939 - decks crowded w/ Americans returning to US from Europe after war declared. Steaming into New York harbor.

11:52:33 12Jan1941 The liner stuck on a reef off Florida. Passengers transfer to coast guard launches. Seen from shore. 12Aug1941 SS Manhattan now the troop ship Wakefield loaded w/ soldiers arrives in New York. Troops disembark from manoeuvres. 29Jan1942 Singapore harbour scenes. The Wakefield, unloading troops, is bombed by Japanese planes in Singapore, B-deck damaged. Coffins of five dead.

11:54:13 03Sep1942 Wakefield is gutted by fire in 1942 burning off New England coast. May 1944 Wakefield undergoing final repairs, shipyard workers welding - ship in drydock - shots show modifications to transport ship. Night or dusk shots ship at sea. Silhouettes crew. Below decks & GIs in bunks.

11:56:18 Deck shots, spotters look for enemy aircraft. Aircraft spotted - it is an allied one. Signaller. Troops cheer as they sight land. Soldiers aboard ship attend religious services, take communion & issued K rations. Coast Guard captain uses loudspeaker system to speak to troops he has transported. Troops listen;disembark w/ kitbags down gangway, along dock. Ship s officers plan quartering of men for next trip. German POWs embark on Wakefield for US prisons on deck. Eat in mess room. AV ship at sea. Navy blimp (dirigible) over Wakefield as she returns to New York. German POWs disembarking. AVs Wakelfield. Prisoners off w/ tags. 7th War Bond appeal w/ montage of ships in various situations from construction to transporting men & equipment. Men landing. The end.

WWII; 1936 Olympics; Prisoners of war; Troop transport; Converted 2-stack liner;

Yankees Slaughter Cubs, 4 Straight, To Win World Series (Baseball);

13:08:06 Aerial from blimp over packed stadium.

13:08:12 MS Pitcher, no. 14; hits, runners on base.

13:08:30 MS Babe Ruth at bat walked.

13:08:55 MS Pitcher, no. 18; MS Yankee hitter no. 1 & run to first. Other hits.

13:09:41 MS Hitter no. 6, hits & runs to first.

13:10:22 High angle of packed stadium.

13:10:24 MS Pitcher, no 17 & Yankees no. 4 hits double. LS of field. Spectators standing. More pitcher & runners into home plate.

13:11:25 View from behind spectators standng up.. View of field at end of game.

Professional Baseball; Sports; Championship; 1932; New York Yankees; Chicago Cubs; Americana;

Pt. 1 of 2 Deals with social change - labour laws from 1900 thru WWI and 1920s.

4Mar1913 - Military parade on wide Pennsylvania avenue, high angle, people on roofs watch.

09:06:55 President Taft in office signs document, CU of pen on paper. Early NYC traffic scenes - some horse drawn; pedestrians, crowded streets w/ hansom cabs, buses.

09:07:25 Main title: Challenge Of Change

09:07:56 Montage labor, women winding coils; men w/ molten metal. Recent coal mining. Turn of century women at time clock. POV Westinghouse floor from crane. Immigrants off Ellis Island boat w/ luggage. Statue of Liberty. Brief montage, working conditions. POV past street vendors, carts.

09:08:35 MCU Samuel Gompers. Drawing - soldiers shooting crowd, labor violence, social upheaval. CU sign: Department of Labor.

09:08;58 Staged: Man takes books out of horse-drawn carriage into offices, men at desks.

09:09:20 Photo: Archduke Ferdinand w/ wife, spinning newspaper w/ assassination headline. Large artillery firing. Headline Lusitania sunk by sub , Wilson & headline US declares War! . Troops in front of Capitol & headline Yanks are coming! .

09:09:39 Battle scenes. Soldiers out of trenches, over the top, explosions, planes, tanks.

09:09:56 Men in office. Women textile & other factory workers; trade union parade, crowds celebrate WWI armistice, sailors dancing, flag waving, troop ship returning, soldiers off.

09:10:52 Man at job interview. Montage: cotton-picking. sewing factory, steel mill. 1920s baseball w/ Babe Ruth running, wing walker on Avery bi-plane, Black jazz musicians, Charleston dancers, city neon lights, flagpole sitter, sewing factory, night club & tuxedos, dance marathon. Gangsters car headlights, gun firing. 09:11:39 Lindbergh (?) into plane, takes off. Tickertape parade, CU Lindbergh at microphone.

09:11:53 Wall Street stock exchange. CU money counted by bank cashier. Union Riots. Stills child labor.

09:12:22 Automobile assembly, production lines. Cars out of factory. Babe Ruth to home plate. 1930s women at adding machines, male supervisor. Board room meeting. Garment factory, sewing. CU men at metal working machines.

09:13:14 Stock exchange scenes.

09:13:24 Biplane stunt flying into plywood wall. Depression soup kitchen on street. Staged: banks closed, lines waiting. Deserted industrial areas.

09:14:03 POV thru ghetto street market; breadline, old woman served. Poor kids skip rope. President Roosevelt inauguration w/ sd. Poor family eating outside with 9 children. Continued....

Poverty; Industrialisation; Depression; Economics; Workers; American Labor History;

NOTE: Brief shots useful for montages.

[Bush Sr. w/ Yale Baseball Team; Man & The Candidate; George Bush Presidential Swearing In]

03:01:49 Pan across Yale baseball team posing & mugging for caamera.

03:02:37 Poster or program Brown vs Yale 28May47 (?) listing George Bush no. 2, 1st base. Pitcher, batters, player tagged out at first base.

03:03:12 B/W Campaign commercial: The Man And The Candidate (scratched) Texas flag flying, still photos of Babe Ruth presenting ?? to George Bush in baseball uniform; still lin WWII fighter plane; oil derrick; w/ wife; sitting w/ family of four boys & one girl in living room.

03:03:42 Playing w/ children in front of house. Boys raising Texas flag on pole in woods. George playing baseball w/ boys & Jeb Bush chasing ball; Marvin Bush hitting ball & running; Neil Bush sliding as George tags him out. Walking off w/ kids.

03:05:04 MCU speaking to camera: As a father, and a family man, I know you & I share a lot of worries about the future of our state & nation. I certainly hope, & I ll bet you do to, that our children can grow up knowing what freedom really is. For instance I d like my children to be able to pray in schools, if they want to. And I d like that right to be a part of our Constitution. I want these children of mine, & I want everyone s children, to have the full benefits of our marvelous educational system. And I d like my children to be ready to spend some time serving our nation s defense effort...but it will be for love of country rather than for personal gain....an economy free of federal controls & bureaus.

03:06:12 Bush family on picnic. More Republican phrases in voice over.

93:07:18 20Jan89 George Bush sworn in as President by Chief Justice William Rehnquist. In MCU & CU w/ Barbara in middle. She kisses both. Shaking hands w/ Ex-President Reagan; military artillery salute.

George H. W. Bush Presidential Inauguration; 1989; College Sports; University; Home Movies; Inauguration;

Babe Ruth Dies, National Idol Mourned By All (Aug48)

20:41:11 CU of Ruth in sweat shirt. Yankee Stadium Entrance. Kids in grandstand watching. Ruth hitting & running to first; crowds standing & applauding. Ruth in Yankee uniform wiping off sweat w/ towel in dugout.

20:41:41 Ruth w/ kids posing; drinking coca cola; w/ sick small boy.

20:42:02 Ext of large apartment house; Ruth helped out of car and walked into building. Boys sitting on steps of building.

20:42:18 Ruth in dressing room in uniform putting on cap. Out of dugout in rain, posing (ill).

1940s; 1948; Obituary; Death; Sports Celebrity; Hero; Professional Baseball;

[1925 America: Famous Americans]

Thomas Edison MCU. Arriving in car at West Orange, NJ building, Edison clocking in at time clock. Edison walking across courtyard, talks to men; signs autograph(?). Edison in laboratory.

14:20:08 Babe Ruth out of dugout; crowd in baseball stadium. Ruth walking to plate w/ bat. Crowd on feet & Ruth running & sliding into home, dusts off & walks to dugout. MCU in dugout.

14:21:03 Bill Tilden playing singles tennis, crowd behind. By net w/ ?? Shake hands

Celebrities; 1920s; Sports; Industrialist; Homosexual; Gender; 1925;