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    Unused / unissued material. - Location and dates unknown / unclear.

    Full title reads: "News of the Day. First Birthday For The Waves!"

    United States of America (USA).

    Various shots of large night celebration of WAVES (Women Accepted for Volunteer Emergency Service) First Anniversary. A large cake in the shape of a large ship is cut and handed out to gathered women in uniform. LS of celebration dance - lighting provided by searchlight beams.

    Superimposed sub-title reads: "Sharp Shooters".

    Various good shots of women at shooting range firing Colt automatic pistols.

    Superimposed sub-title reads: "On The March".

    CU First Lady Eleanor Roosevelt, wife of the American President watching parade of WAVES.

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    Archive
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    Sound:
    Mute
    Media URN:
    60820
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Film ID:
    1842.17
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration
    00:01:28:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:14:57:00 / 01:16:25:00
    Canister:
    UN 747 K
    Sort Number:
    UN 0747 K
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    Categories
    Religion & Politics
  • Stills

    0:01 0:02 0:03 0:04

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