N.Y. FAIR HAS COLORFUL FINALE It's biggest record of a two-year run, over a half-million people, jam the New York World's Fair on closing day. Over 45,000,000 thrilled to its glittering pageantry and scenic exhibits with a fountain and firework finale.
NEW HELICOPTER FOR SEA RESCUES A new helicopter has a flying boat hull and can land in 10-foot seas during sea rescue efforts. This test shows a member of the Coast Guard rescuing another Coast Guard worker.
1958 SWIM SUITS A glimpse into the fashion future, swimwear inspired by the colors and flight of birds. The high points of the collection previewed in New York, a gold lame Bikini--price 1,000. The outfits are completed with wild hats - one featuring dice.
BIG U.S. FREIGHTER LAUNCHED Welcome defense news is the launching of the S.S. American Leader, an electric-welded ship that is launched in the San Francisco Bay. It's a sideways debut for the great new vessel. Trick photography shows the ship going back onto the launching pad.
RODEO THRILLS BIG CITY FANS Cowboy stars, buckin' broncs and raging steers hit Manhattan in a bang-up buckaroo show. Many staid "Big Towners" go western and get autographs signed by the stars. The annual Wild West thriller opens before a jammed Garden. President Franklin Delano Roosevelt gives a radio address.
NEW FASHIONS IN JERSEY SHOWN The new luxury liner S.S. America is the setting for a chic display of Heller jerseys, showing a variety of sports and evening styles designed by leading style experts. The models play shuffleboard by day and pose in a salon by night.rn
AUTO SHOW IS GALA SPECTACLE Grand Central Palace is a glittering showplace of the new 1941 model cars, every one of them resplendent with improvements in design and performance. Despite the war, America looks to better driving days.
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