NEWLYWEDS RITA HAYWORTH AND PRINCE ALY KHAN Shot of newlyweds Rita Hayworth and Prince Aly Khan waving from a convertible car. Chaotic images of police holding back fans and photographers. In an extravagant photo shoot, photographers take pictures of Hayworth and Prince Khan as they walk along the side of a pool, where men are playing violins.
AMERICA IN THE LATE FORTIES Exterior shot of the White House. Newspapers going through a printing press. Workers pulling newspapers out of the press. Secretary of State George C. Marshall testifying about the European Recovery Program at the Senate Foreign Relations Committee. He testifies dramatically about the New World's responsibility to help the Europe. Shot of the Committee's members. Peaceful images of American life: a girl riding a bicycle in an Amnerican town; housewives folding laundry from the clothesline; women neighbors talking happily across the fence in their backyards; CU's of average men smiling and talking; people drinking coffee and talking happily in a coffeeshop. Images of Bob Hope playing golf on a crowded golf lawn.
EUROPEAN STATE GATHERINGS Prior to World War I, formally dressed European heads of state wearing ceremonial military dress with spiked helmets, greet each other. A man salutes, a woman curtsies. Two men wearing pickelhaubes, one plumed, step up into a horse-drawn carriage and are tucked in by liveried attendants. Scene changes, men in military dress or formal civilian dress walk in groups on a tree-lined path.
WOODROW WILSON AND PHOTOGRAPHERS Photographers with large hand held cameras take pictures. Outside a large building US President Woodrow Wilson stands on doorstep, notebook in hand, with other men addressing unseen others.
HUAC TRIAL--HOLLYWOOD TEN Dramatic scenes investigations at the House of Un-American Activities Committee (HUAC) trial. Two members of the "Hollywood Ten"--filmmaker Herbert Biberman and writer John Howard Lawson--refusing to answer the question, "Are you a member of the Communist party?" Audio of an angry investigator, ordering John Howard Lawson away from the stand. The men surrounded by photographers. Audio of loud commotion and gavel banging in the room.
POST-WWII AMERICAN LIFE Images of post-WWII life for the war's veterans. POV shot from a moving vehicle of an enormous, mass-produced, steel housing project, which was built in the post-WWII housing boom. Men and children moving their belongings into a steel house. Men and women hanging laundry. A child tied to a rope in front of a steel house. Young college students walking on campus. Students meeting their wives and children, who are waiting for them on the grass. Couples pushing baby carts on campus. A family entering a steel trailer.
1940'S NYLON STOCKING GIVEAWAY Images of a post-WWII nylon stocking giveaway. A crowd of men and women running down the middle of a town's street. The crowd gathering as men on a stage throw free stockings into the crowd. A banner on the stage reads, "GIVING AWAY NYLONS." Shot of the smiling, yet frenzied, crowd trying to catch stockings. Includes POV shots of the crowd from the stage.
FIORELLO LA GUARDIA W/ FIREFIGHTERS & DWIGHT D. EISENHOWER New York City Mayor Fiorello LaGuardia standing with New York firefighters. Beautiful photography of water shootinbg in the air from firefighters' hoses. Shot of LaGuardia gazing into the air. LaGuardia with other city officials controlling a large, hydraulic crane used for garbage disposal. Shot of the crane dumping garbage. LaGuardia walking with (then) WWII Commander Dwight D. Eisenhower. LaGuardia riding with Eisenhower in a motorcade. A member of the crowd runs and gives Eisenhower a giant key (to the city).
MAIN STREET, USA Cars driving up and down a small, American town's Main Street in the 1940's. People crossing the street, a street car in the background. People standing and talking on the sidewalk, including older men and housewives. Teenagers, including one black teenager, hanging out in font of a drugstore.
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