MAYOR TAKES ACTION AGAINST NYC TRUCK STRIKE Pan down from the skyscrapers of New York City to hundreds of parked trucks after 15,000 drivers go on strike. Mayor Fiorello LaGuardia declares a public emergency and turns out hundreds of old Sanitation Department vehicles at the City Hall to begin moving supplies.
NYC TUGBOAT STRIKE Tugboats sit idle in the harbor of New York City as 2,000 strikers fight for better working conditions. Ships are docked by hand and garbage piles up along the shore as the strike continues.
AMAZING REPLICA OF NEW YORK CITY A metropolis in miniature! A huge "diorama" of the New York City's scenic skyline by day and by night, takes shape. Remarkable in its accurate detail, the model will delight visitors to the Edison exhibit during the World's Fair.
TIMES SQUARE PROTEST AGAINST HITLER Thousands gather in Times Square, NYC to protest the actions of Hitler and Nazi, Germany. Signs and enormous caricatures of Hitler are carried through the streets as the protest goes well into the night.
THOUSANDS MARCH FOR HIGHER RELIEF PAYMENTS Thousands of unemployed workers, union groups and organizations for the unemployed march on New York City Hall demanding larger relief payments for the unemployed. A line of police stand ready to intervene if things get ugly.
HOLLYWOOD BLVD. SIGN ON BROADWAY Hollywood stars and Miss America beauty queen Marilyn Meseke rename a section of New York City's Broadway “Hollywood Boulevard” as part of a movie campaign to aid recovery. A street sign is unveiled amidst the crowds and bustling streets of NYC.
RMS QUEEN MARY SAFELY DOCKS IN NYC A small plane flies over the RMS Queen Mary emphasizing the huge ocean liner's size as she docks in New York City despite a tugboat strike. Skipper Commodore Robert B. Irving credits this incredible feat to good luck and his St. Christopher medal.
MACY'S THANKSGIVING DAY PARADE 1938 Downtown Manhattan is filled with massive helium balloon floats that have become the trademark of the Macy's Thanksgiving Day Parade. Characters from Uncle Sam to Pinnochio's blimp-sized nose float through the air nearly dwarfing the surrounding skyscrapers.
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