BASEBALL IN IRELAND For the first time since the last World War, American Doughboys cross bats on Irish soil. A huge crowd turns out to see the game, which is played for charity--among which are many American soldiers.
MARINES RAID MAKIN ISLAND A Marine Raider Battalion returns after its attack on a Japanese sea-plane base and installations in the northernmost part of the Gilbert Islands, where much damage was done and trophies captured.
NAZI SUB BASES AGAIN BOMBED RAF and American bombers again turn their attention to the lairs of Nazi wolfpacks at Lorient, Wilhelmshaven and Bremen...to arrest the threat of the sub warfare before it can further imperil Allied shipping.
IKE AND DULLES CONFER In Augusta, GA President Eisenhower and Secretary of State John Foster Dulles attend Sabbath services together at Reid Memorial Presbyterian Church, going on to Augusta National Golf Club where they confer on the troubled world situation.
BEAUTIFUL WAR REFUGEES - ORCHIDS Europe's war is the cause of a shipment to the U.S. of 50,000 worth of rare orchids, sent from a British greenhouse to escape bombs. A famous grower in Seattle, Washington welcomes the exotic plants to his collection.
BRITISH WARSHIPS CORNER BISMARCK First dramatic "on-the-spot" pictures of the chase and destruction of the Nazi battleship, and the arrival of German survivors in England, while ships celebrate victory.
BIG U.S. LINER JOINS THE NAVY Another passenger liner goes into service with the fleet. The S.S. America, largest U.S. liner, will be the fastest troop transport in the world. A pleasure cruise is cut short to speed ship's induction. Passengers disembark in New York City.
BIGGEST BOMBER UNDERGOES TESTS The entire world awaits the take-off of the famed Douglas B-19 bomber, largest to date. The 70-ton aerial dreadnaught, which will be able to carry 28 tons of bombs to Europe and back, undergoes "taxi" tests in Santa Monica, California in preparation for its first flight.
EX-KAISER WILHELM II DIES IN EXILE AT 82 Death in exile is the final chapter in the dramatic life of the World War I leader Kaiser Wilhelm II who has spent 22 years away from Germany. Rare scenes show highlights in his stormy career as Germany's War Lord.
WINANT BACK TO SEE PRESIDENT Uncle Sam's envoy to England, John G. Winant, returns to Laguardia Field, N.Y. on the Yankee Clipper for important talks with the President on World War II. He makes no statement on arrival, but hurries to Washington.
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