YOUNGER SET BOWLING TOURNAMENT Eleven-year-old Billy English and nine-year-old June Hammill battle it out in the Philadelphia Younger Set bowling championship.
June and Billy are equally matched and it's a tie.
CAPTAIN EYSTON UNPACKS "THUNDERBOLT" CAR British speed king Captain George Eyston unpacks his 3600 horsepower "Thunderbolt" in preparation of beating his earlier speed record of 312 m.p.h. Observer POV of the dashboard reveals numerous dials and controls that will be used to track its speed.
CAPTAIN EYSTON REGAINS SPEED RECORD CROWN British speed racer Captain Eyston recaptures his crown by beating John Cobb's land speed record of 357 m.p.h. with a new record of 357 m.p.h. The revamped Thunderbolt seems to soar over the sand seen partially by pilot POV from the air.
BRITISH HOME SOCCER CHAMPIONSHIP - FINAL GAME More than 100,000 gather for the British Home Championship soccer match at Wembley, England. The English put up a good fight but the Scottish team scores a one-goal shutout that puts them first in the final game.
EYSTON SETS 345 M.P.H. LAND SPEED RECORD British racing ace Captain George Eyston prepares for a new world speed mark as his car "Thunderbolt" is painted black and the track prepared on the Bonneville, Utah salt flats. Driver POV of the sand blurring by as Eyston breaks his last speed record with a new one for 345 m.p.h.
ENGLAND PREPARES FOR WAR Anxious Londoners prepare for the coming war they rightly anticipate in spite of assurances Hitler won't attack. Citizens dig trenches, sandbag buildings and even get fitted with gas masks in case of attacks while soldiers make their own preparations.
QUEEN LAUNCHES RMS QUEEN ELIZABETH CRUISER Queen Elizabeth and her two young daughters arrive in Clydebank, Scotland for the launching of the RMS Queen Elizabeth Cunard ocean liner. As crowds cheer the ship is christened and sent down the slipway.
ISHBEL MACDONALD AND FIANCE Ishbel MacDonald, daughter of former Prime Minister Ramsay MacDonald poses with her fiance Norman Ridgley, an unemployed house painter. The couple were married until his death in 1950.
EUROPEAN LEADERS SIGN MUNICH AGREEMENT Tensions in Europe grow as Hitler's armies expand and set their sights on Czechoslovakia for annexation. In a final deal to avert war the leaders of France, England, Italy and Germany meet at the Fuhrerbau in Munich and on September 30, 1938 they sign the Munich Agreement.
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