A terrible fire engulfs oil refinery works in Texas City, USA.
Mount Etna erupts causing much destruction in Sicily.
The devastating results of the Japanese earthquake are shown here.
A look at the devastation caused by a fire in an American asylum.
Material related to newsreel story "News From USA - Kentucky Flood Disaster (aka American Floods)" - 57/13.
Harrowing scenes of destruction from Shanghai during Sino-Japanese war.
More news pictures of the floods in America.
Firemen pick through the debris in the aftermath of a terrible explosion on the New York subway.
A busy train crashes to its doom when a bridge collapses after storm damage.
50,000 volunteers take part in city night 'raid' exercise
Oil tanks and barrels on fire in New Jersey in the United States of America.
Large snowfall has caused death and homelessness in Switzerland and Austria.
German paint factory blows up killing hundreds of people and wounding thousands.
Material related to newsreel story "Disaster Strikes Canada" - 50/39.
President Johnson sees for himself the damage caused by Hurricane 'Dora'.
Rescuers search amongst rubble for survivors of earthquake in Skopje, Yugoslavia.
Material relating to newsreel story "Bush Fires In Australia" - 52/19.
Scenes of the devastation caused when a Hurricane passed through a small Texan town.
We see the wreckage of the Baden dye works in Germany, and the people affected by the explosion.
A look at devastation caused by tornado in North Carolina and Georgia in USA.