Titles read: "SAND BAGGING IN USA" (Dublin issue).
San Francisco, California, United States of America.
Various shots of sand being excavated by a bulldozer around the coast of San Francisco.
M/S of a notice reading "Italian Blood Is In Some Of Our Veins But America Is In Our Hearts - We Have Enlisted For The Duration - God Bless America - Scavenger Protective Association - Sunset Scavenger Co.".
Men, women and children help to load the sand into sandbags. We see buildings in San Francisco city with huge piles of sandbags piled up outside.