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Ku Klux Klan

Klan meeting Children in KKK costumes. Men marching in line. KKK at night holding burning torches. LS group with burning cross. Chatting with hoods up. Grand priest in dark robes with hood off smiling, CU and amidst other KKK.

At night walking past burning pots. Standing with US flag & burning cross. Night group shots. uncostumed men marching in line. Uncostumed men with KKK At night, hooded men holding cross illuminated with light bulbs,

[KKK Night Parade & Initiation; KKK Parade in Washington]

Ku Klux Klan members playing trumpet & drums parade at night thru town in sheets. Band plays, carry American flag, people watching from curb. Klansman on horse carrying cross.

02:23:30 - Klan & crowd in field. Klansmen going into crowd & distributing something to individuals. Initiating new Klam member kneeling before cross w/ lightbulbs; Chief Klaxon (in different, more elaborate Klan costume) pats him on head, initiate kisses flag. Klans men gathered in front of burning fire (cross). MCU of Chief Klaxon & associate.

02:24:48 LS Massive number of Klan members in white robes down Pennsylvania Avenue w/ Capitol in the BG. Street level, Klansmen march in formation w/ American flags w/ Capitol in BG. MCU Klansmen marching more informally without flags. Contingent of Klanswomen marching separately w/ banners, Bellevue No. 7, WKKK.

02:25:56 Klan march on street, turn towards & beside the Washington Monument.

Ceremony; Racism; Racist Organization; 1920s; Initiation;

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;

[1925 America: Famous Events - Ku Klux Klan march; Scopes Trial; Bryan Obituary]

KKK parade in Washington, DC w/ Klansmen riding down Pennsylvania AVenue. Large delegation marching w/ American flags. High angle of parade from Capitol to White House. Members carry flags, march in shape of Cross. Marchers in sheets & caps passlarge crowd of Klan & others lining street; march w/ state banners Rhode Island Convention . Float past w/ Miss 100% America, Paterson, NJ. Klan with huge American flag onto mall under dark skies. Members assembled at base of Washington Monument; Uncle Sam costume. NOTE: rally was rained out.

10:24:39 Woman w/ pennant over shoulder at Scopes Trial, Dayton, Tennessee. Ext. Robinson s Drug store where George Rappleyea convinced business men to challenge the Butler Act; two men pass on sidewalk; man in straw hat in CU (John T. Scopes). Courthouse clock tower, people outside on lawn sitting & laying. CU of William Jennings Bryan. Train into station. CU of Clarence Darrow shaking hands w/ Scopes.

10:25:57 Pan over people waiting in shade outside of courthouse.

10:26:27 Baptist preacher William Bell Riley (?) w/ bible on street. Man wearing jacket or shirt w/ Champion Bible on back. William Jennings Bryan & others men posing. Clarence Darrow & men posing. Lawyers into courthouse.

10:27:35 Men in courthouse w/ fans. Reporters. People sitting on floor & standing around back.

10:28:02 CU of Moneky watch fob medaliion hanging from belt.

10:28:18 Teenage girl playing w/ monkey doll.

10:28:34 Fox News story of Bryan death. Cu Bryan. Shots of crowd at on lawn under palm trees listening to Bryan speaking from porch of ? View from behind him as he gestures. Walking in rain in Washington D, stops & tips hat.

Celebrities; Lawyers; Evolution; Creationism; Racism; Religion; Right Wing;

[1925 America: Famous Events - Ku Klux Klan march; Scopes Trial; Bryan Obituary]

KKK parade in Washington, DC w/ Klansmen riding down Pennsylvania Avenue. Large delegation marching w/ American flags. High angle of parade from Capitol to White House. Members carry flags, march in shape of Cross. Marchers in sheets & caps pass large crowd of Klan & others lining street; march w/ state banners Rhode Island Convention . Float past w/ Miss 100% America, Paterson, NJ. Klan with huge American flag onto mall under dark skies. Members assembled at base of Washington Monument; Uncle Sam costume. NOTE: rally was rained out.

14:24:40 Woman w/ pennant over shoulder at Scopes Trial, Dayton, Tennessee. Ext. Robinson s Drug store where George Rappleyea convinced business men to challenge the Butler Act; two men pass on sidewalk; man in straw hat in CU (John T. Scopes). Courthouse clock tower, people outside on lawn sitting & laying. CU of William Jennings Bryan. DTrain into station. CU of Clarence Darrow shaking hands w/ Scopes.

14:25:58 Pan over people waiting in shade outside of courthouse.

14:26:28 Baptist preacher William Bell Riley (?) w/ bible on street. Man wearing jacket or shirt w/ Champion Bible on back. William Jennings Bryan & others men posing. Clarence Darrow & men posing. Lawyers into courthouse.

14:27:36 Men in courthouse w/ fans. Reporters. People sitting on floor & standing around back.

14:28:04 CU of Monkey watch fob medallion hanging from belt.

14:28:20 Teenage girl playing w/ monkey doll.

14:28:36 Fox News story of Bryan death. CU Bryan. Shots of crowd at on lawn under palm trees listening to Bryan speaking from porch of ? View from behind him as he gestures. Walking in rain in Washington D, stops & tips hat.

Celebrities; Lawyers; Evolution; Creationism; Racism; Religion; Right Wing;

[Communist Sympathisers March Following May Day Loyalty Parade]

1949 May Day Loyalty Parade, NYC: military w/ large US flags. Communist sympathizers march on same day, w/ banners inc. End KKK Terror , Free Ingram? Family , Read the Harlem Worker and No War Bases for Africa: Freedom for the African People ; marcher in Ku Klux Klan costume. Further shots of marchers and crowd watching behind barriers; placards inc. Lets Stop Universal Military Training Hail the State of Israel , Return to Roosevelt s Peace Policy and The Soviet Union Wants Peace .

02:05:03 Catholic priests in Procession of Protest against Russia at NY polo ground [brief].

Civil rights.

KKK

Ku Klux Klan rally, day and night.

Crowd of KKK in field. Dignitary in darker clothes putting on headgear. Two men with cameras talk to KKK dignitaries. Group with one man in city clothes wearing eye mask. Dignitary holding up baby with KKK costume.

Night. Marching, most members in city clothes with eye mask. Swearing allegiance. Burning cross.

Ku Klux Klan

KKK outdoors gathering at night, burn cross and throw burning sticks around cross. Man in military uniform participates.

[Russian Coverage: US Civil Rights]

Various shots police manhandling Black youths. Riots & demonstrations. Firehoses turned on young Black demonstrators. Police w/ barking dogs; making arrests. Destroyed house? Fires burning.

10:49:56 Cartoon of KKK & Goldwater. Ku Klux Klan picket on street w/ placards Don t Trade Here! Owners of this business surrendered to the Race Mixers . Klan members some not in uniform pass camera, burning cross.

10:50:26 Night shots New York Times Square streets w/ neon signs; movie advertisement for The Counterfeit Traitor; Man WithThe X-Ray Eyes. Police car w/ siren. Blacks riot at night & injured

Tenament housing w/ elevated train past.

10:51:13 Polling booth, people voting. Black demonstrators chained together. Black people demonstrate, parade w/ placards. March on Washington. Jackson, Mississippi police w/ batons make arrests. Blacks & whites voting.

10:52:16 Montage Black men & women being arrested, dragged off, harassed w/ dogs. Police brutality, water cannon, tear gas. Black & white students across road as Sheriff & men stopping marchers. Burning KKK cross on sidewalk, Klan members seated round cross.

10:53:39 President Kennedy with Jackie.

Americana; 1960s;

The Negro American

Solis-Jones Prods.; dist. Bailey Films, Inc.; Wr./Dir. John Paul Jones; Prod. Jim Solis

Well-meaning cartoon drawings exploring the history of African Americans from slavery to present day [1960s]. Blacks shown integrated into everyday life - judge, secretary, factory workers etc. African jungle village - slave trade montage - cotton seeding - Whitney & cotton gin - more slaves needed for increased harvest - slave auction.

06:31:42 Racism scenes - signs Negroes Not Welcome - No Colored etc. Quaker abolitionists - anti-slavery movement & intimidation - Frederic Douglas - schools burned. Benjamin Franklin school.

06:35:38 Booker T. Washington & Tuskegee Institute - George Washington Carver.

06:37:17 Ku Klux Klan scenes. Contributions of Black Americans - fighting in Civil War - Harlem Renaissance. Education of the negro alone isn t enough to guarantee them all the priveledges and opportunities of full freedom as American citizens...superstition and ignorance can be wiped out only by the education of all Americans, Negro and White . Some striking imagery.

Animation; Civil Rights; Equality; Race; Prejudice; US History.

NOTE: Although this item is probably Publc Domain (not listed in 60s registrations & not on copyright office website), Client must sign acknowledgment of responsibility for any possible rights.

Yippie

Woman strikes gong w/ picture of Chicago s Mayor Daley.

00:01:18 Mayor Daley welcoming speech at 1968 Democratic Convention.

00:01:30 Intolerance clip. Giant gates opened & dancers enter; intercut w/ dancers in other sections of film. In turn intercut w/ musicians at Lincoln Park in Chicago during convention.

00:02:38 CU Allen Ginsberg chanting; dancers from Intolerance intercut w/ park scenes. Free Store banner; Times Square signs. Various clips smoking.

00:04:05 Mayor Daley SOF I issued an order...to shoot to kill any arsonists, or anyone w/ a Molotov cocktail in their hand in Chicago...

00:05:04 Police marching thru park; Intolerance clips.

00:05:25 National Guard & Army troops in trucks; in street.

00:05:42 Keystone Kops slaptstick.

00:05:56 Tear gas in Lincoln Park & police chasing people intercut w/ Intolerance clips. Police beating & clubbing young people.

00:06:58 Marshall Efron demonstrates yippie helmets w/ egg yolk, egg shell, tomato, squash, egg plant, pumpkin, Yippie head.

00:08:19 Clubbing, dragging women off. Broken Blossoms smoking.

00:08:30 Practicing self defense (gag). WWI; police at night, down avenue & chasing & beating. Medics treating intercut w/ WW troops & damage.

00:10:33 Clips of chases, many slapstick, KKK ride, etc.

00:10:53 Hogs; Yippie pig candidate at press conference. Cheering for pig candidate; Secret Service guard for pig. Chorus line for pig intercut w/ Mayor Daley.

Youth International Party; Revolution; Rioting; Police Riot; Satire; Humor; Comedy; Gags; Oddities; 1968;

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