LAST PRISONERS LEAVE ALCATRAZ It's "open house" at Alcatraz as the last of its 1500 prisoners are removed to other Federal penitentiaries. Reporters and cameramen are allowed to roam at will through the corridors and cell blocks of "The Rock" in San Francisco Bay that once confined the nation's most desperate criminals.
RUSSIAN NUCLEAR POWERED ICEBREAKER The first nuclear-powered icebreaker, the N.S. Lenin, sails the Arctic Ocean breaking the ice will its steel bow. Scientists work day and night setting up the first Russian scientific station to be established on a drifting ice flow.
BERLINERS IN THE STREET WAITING TO DRINK FROM A BARREL Berliners holding bowls and cups gather around in the street, waiting to drink from a barrel. There is a pitiful shot of a woman standing alone at a barrel, running her finger along the opening of the vessel to taste any last drops that remain.
BATTLESHIP SPEE SUNK IN MONTEVIDEO The German pocket battleship Graf Spee is chased into Montevideo harbor by three British cruisers. She must leave the neutral port or be interned and her Nazi captain chooses to scuttle the Graf rather than let her fall in British hands. Newspaper headlines tell the story.
Date: December 15, 1939 - BLACK/WHITE Source: Video: BetaSP Length: 00:01:49:00, No Audio
ARMADA SPEEDS TOWARDS BATTLE Good shots of American naval flotilla racing towards a Pacific Island. Shots are fired from a couple of ships in the distance, explosions and smoke shroud the tip of the island
Date: 1944 - COLOR Source: Video: BetaSP Length: 00:01:19:00, No Audio
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