INTERNATIONAL LIFEBOAT CHAMPIONSHIP RACE - 1932 The International Life-Boat Championship competition in New York is cheered by thousands lining the shore as the crew of the SS Bergensfjord defeats ten other entries including rivals from the SS Von Steuben of the North German Lloyd.
OHIO COAL MINE STRIKE TURNS DEADLY - 1932 Armed National Guard troops are dispatched to quell a coal mining strike turned deadly in Cadiz, Ohio. POV rider in a boxcar as it goes into the mine then cut to a funeral procession for those killed during the union vs non-union labor war.
NEW HYDROPLANE BOAT - 1932 Thomas Alva Edison Lake demonstrates his new pontoon hydroplane boat shaped like a water bug. The boat shows unusual maneuvering qualities thanks to a rear float instead of a rudder and adjustable angles for the wing pontoons.
OYSTER MONEY PRINTED UP - 1932 After the bank in Raymond, Washington fails emergency money is printed by the Chamber of Commerce as a stopgap measure. The new currency bears the picture of an oyster and becomes a hot item for coin collectors as well as an additional income source for the town.
CONTE DE SAVOIA COMPLETES MAIDEN VOYAGE - 1932 The Conte de Savoia completes her maiden voyage thanks to crew member Gennaro Amatrudo who plugged a leak in a broken valve-port saving the ship from possible disaster. Passenger POV as the new Italian superliner safely arrives in New York City.
INVENTORS SHOW OFF NEW PLANES - 1932 The “Flying Flea” developed by Lowe Wylde makes its debut at the Hanworth Park Aerodome in London. Meanwhile Italian engineer Luigi Stipa of the Caproni Aircraft Factory flies his new “winged barrel” aircraft.
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