Full title reads: "Newport News, Va. Christened with water from the Seven Seas. Mrs Hoover launches 23,000 ton liner named after her husband, the President."
Newport News, Virginia.
Men in shipyard remove blocks holding keel of liner ship 'President Hoover' in place.
Prince George launches a new lifeboat in Newhaven in East Sussex.
Pearly Kings and Queens from around London attend a Christening in Southwark.
Two more nuclear submarines, 'John Adams' and 'Nathan Hale', are launched in America.
THE OPENING OF No.2. TOWING TANK
Great shots of the launch of the tanker 'Jacob Verolme' into a very narrow waterway.
Latest Italian submarine 'Gondar' launched at Spezia.
A ship is launched (not clear which ship or where).