CARL LAEMMLE SUPPORTS NRA & FDR Universal Studios founder Carl Laemmle returns from a trip abroad to express the confidence and he and people abroad have in FDR and the NRA (National Recovery Administration).
WATERFALL CLIFF DIVERS A group of young men risk their lives as they leap off the cliffs into a whirlpool below the River Falls at Hogs Back in Hull, Quebec. A summer past time that is not for the faint of heart.
FDR FIRESIDE CHAT US president Franklin Delano Roosevelt gives one of his inspirational fireside chats designed to promote positive thinking amongst the American population bogged down in the Depression of the 1930s.
CHICAGO THE ICY CITY - 1933 Chicago is buried beneath a winter storm that glazes everything with ice. The frozen city is all but deserted as trees bend under the weight of ice and a foolish motorist finds it impossible to stay on the road.
1933 HIT SONG "STORMY WEATHER" A 1930s band plays the popular song "Stormy Weather" while the male vocalist accompanies the band on the piano. The 1933 hit was first sung by Ethel Waters at The Cotton Club night club in Harlem.
THE REICHSTAG - BERLIN GERMANY WS of the Reichstag building as four women wearing winter coats walk by. The Reichstag is the seat of the German Parliament and one of Berlin's most historical landmarks. In 1933 someone set fire to the building and Adolf Hitler used the event to turn public opinion against his opponents and enact a decree suspending constitutional protection of personal rights, effectively beginning the Nazi Party dictatorship.
Date: November 23, 1981 - COLOR Source: Video: 1" Length: 00:00:37:00, No Audio
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