Title reads: "This Day - April 8th". Short Documentary film about events around that date throughout the century.
Apr 1933 - President Franklin D Roosevelt repeals prohibition. Legal deliveries of alcohol to Governor of New York Al Smith. Shots of beer drinking.
Apr 1931 - American airship...
Good footage of the launch of the German battleship the 'Bismarck' in Hamburg, Germany.
American and Australian bombers attack Japanese fleet in the Bismarck Sea.
The Bismarck (The Majestic) at sea and heading for England.
Monarchists in Germany celebrate the 110th anniversary of Bismarck.
Monarchists in Germany celebrate the 110th anniversary of Bismarck, mauve tinted version.
Various footage of Kaiser Wilhelm II of Germany.
Footage of naval officer involved in the sinking of the Bismarck.
Documentary film about events of 1943, especially the Battle of the Atlantic.