United States of America.
Various shots of a new aeroplane designed for taking photographs at enormous heights. A man sits inside the observation cabin at the front that is made of shatterproof glass. The engine and propellors are at the back of the plane. The plane takes off and we see air...
A Schoolboy International in Dover, Naval Cadets Parachuting from an airship, the yacht "Yankee", the Abyssinian situation and the French Premier M. Flandin following a car crash.
Library footage of the main events that shaped 1939.
Material related to newsreel story "Premiere with President" - 50/99.
Air raid precautions in European cities - late 1930s, Spanish Civil War and War in China.
Good footage of WC Bullit giving speech in Independence Square in Philadelphia.