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...
Fleet air arm co-operation during attacks on the Italian mainland.
The German Fleet leaves Kiel for exercises in the Mediterranean.
Footage of an air raid on a Mediterranean convoy, shot aboard one of the ships.
American warships in the Mediterranean don't mind the weather.
Material relating to the newsreel story "U.S. Navy Exercises" 56/36
Europeans apply for evacuation from Algeria due to fear of war.
French Navy submarine chasers in the Mediterranean.
Various shots of people enjoying themselves on board yachts in harbour.