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...
Shots of ship building in Canada, presumably to aid the British war effort.
"Go to It" poster presented - 1940.
Various long shots of a warships firing guns at shoreline.
Unidentified men having meeting around boardroom table.
British battleships at sea during a battle.
French people celebrate liberation of another town.
Title used in one of the Pathe Gazettes issues.
Delegates sign documents at war crimes commission.