EMPLOYMENT UP FOR SOME - 1932 A much welcomed upturn in some factories across the nation puts thousands back on the payroll. A Cincinnati electrotype plant, an Oregon furniture factory, a Massachusetts appliances manufacturer and an Illinois clock factory all open for business heralding a brighter future for the nation.
GAS EXPLOSION AFTERMATH - 1932 Buildings lie in rubble following a possible broken gas line in Detroit, Michigan that rocked a three-block area following an explosion. Crowds gather as rescue squads and police searchers gather at the scene while a couple who survived tells their story.
PASSOVER SHOPPING NY COMMUNITIES - 1932 The Jewish community on the lower east side of New York City is alive with activity as busy purchasers look for bargains as they shop for Passover. Charitable agencies supply the poor with Matzos.
GREAT DEPRESSION BRINGS HUNGER & DESPAIR - 1932 Haunting scenes of poverty and hunger in the cities as the Great Depression brings unemployment to an all time high. People stand in long lines for aid and possible employment while others dig through garbage for scraps and live in extreme poverty.
BOTTLE UNCAPPING CONTEST - 1932 Home brewers in Portland, Oregon hold an unusual competition to find who can uncap a group of the bottles the fastest then make it back to the finish line first. The winner sets a new record of nine seconds
POLICE LINE TAPE AT AN INVESTIGATION SITE Yellow tape reading "Do Not Cross" surrounds the site of an investigation at an apartment complex. The balcony of a second story unit that a toddler fell from, and the ground below.
Date: July 15, 2007 - COLOR Source: Video: DV Length: 00:00:08:00, No Audio
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