FOOTBALL PRACTICE IN THE WATER Attired in swim trunks, the Miami University aspiring football players report for special training, which includes "blocking" off the pier, and catching the ball in mid-air from a diving board!
FLAMES SWEEP BEACH RESORT Steeplechase Park, famous amusement area in Coney Island, New York, is swept by a fire that burns the boardwalks, wrecks concessions and injures 14 firemen in a spectacular battle that prevents greater losses.
RMS QUEEN MARY SAFELY DOCKS IN NYC A small plane flies over the RMS Queen Mary emphasizing the huge ocean liner's size as she docks in New York City despite a tugboat strike. Skipper Commodore Robert B. Irving credits this incredible feat to good luck and his St. Christopher medal.
NEW YORK CUNARD LINE PIER FIRE - 1932 A rubbish fire under the Cunard Line Pier (later renamed Pier 54) becomes one of the most notorious blazes of 1932. More than 400 fire fighters are injured during their four-day fight to put out the flames. The only death is Lieutenant Colonel Ralph A Kluge, the original designer of the pier.
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