Titles read: "DEFENSE - US NAVY YARD WORK HITS PEAK".
Brooklyn, New York, United States of America (USA).
At Brooklyn Navy shipyard we see huge crowds of men arriving for work. Various shots of warships 'Honolulu' and 'Erie' that are currently being worked on. Men work on the bow of...
King Farouk marries his new bride Queen Farida at Cairo.
Boys who work at racing stables take part in a boxing tournament for charity.
The largest airliner ever built is taken for a test flight at Hamble.
100-year-old showman Billy Morton reads a newspaper and smokes a cigarette.
A troupe of midgets pose for the camera on their arrival by boat from Hamburg.
Quarrymen explode rock for road making at Jedburgh, Scotland.
Royal Exploration Ship Discovery II leaves Cape Town for a trip to the Antarctic.
The huge British Whaler ship Terje Viken is prepared for a voyage to the Antarctic.