SAMUEL INSULL JR. MOBBED BY REPORTERS - 1932 Samuel Insull, Jr. returns to Chicago from Paris while reporters seek comment on the predicament of his famous father facing extradition from Greece on antitrust and mail fraud allegations.
NYC "HOOVERVILLE" CAMP - 1932 A shanty town for the unemployed springs up almost in the heart of New York City. The town is headed up by a Texas sailor as the mayor and boasts a laundry service and barber to keep residents clean until they find jobs again.
KYOTO GION FESTIVAL - 1932 Kyoto, Japan is taken back in time during the Gion Festival with its traditional dress, games, food and enormous floats pulled down the street by people in a parade known as Yamahoko-junko.
GIANT LANTERNS OF ISHIKI - 1932 The villagers of Ishiki, Japan raise giant lanterns thirty feet high to chase away demons that can ruin their crops as part of their celebration of the harvest time. The ritual is so unusual that elsewhere the Japanese call them the "fool lanterns of Ishiki."
HENRY PU YI APPOINTED MANCHUKUO RULER - 1932 - 1 Japan dispatches their new Manchukuo ruler Henry Pu Yi to his post while Baron Nobuyoshi Muto, Commander-in-Chief of the Kwantung Army, is seen off to the celebration by Japanese schoolchildren. Muto driver POV nearly running a man down as they hurry to the Palace in Changchun, Manchuria to join the new Emperor Pu Yi and a score of his generals and other high officers.
ROSH HASHANAH CELEBRATED BY N.Y.C. JEWS - 1932 New Yorkers observe the Jewish New Year of Rosh Hashanah with the age-old rituals of prayer and emptying their pockets into the nearest running water as a symbol of purging the sins of the dying year.
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