Recent severe electric storms in America now attributed to sunspots. Atlantic radio, long-distance telephones and?
SLATE INFORMATION: Sunspots Play Queer Tricks in America
USA: New York:
Gen. view man wearing headphones at radio-control room panel.
Gen. view control room..men at work.
CU man plugging in on switchboard.
Gen. view man at switchboard.
CU hand at control panel.
CU flash on board.
Semi view girls at telephone switchboard.
Gen. view men plug in on switchboard.
CU & semi CU diagram..showing sun & Earth & path of electrons.
Gen. view transmission supervisors working in control room.
Gen. view transmitting room.
Semi view map showing areas in black of U.S. without radio.
CU sign 'Overseas Telephone - Radio Transmitting Station - American Telephone & Telegraph Company - Long Lines Department'.
Gen. view transmitting masts.
Semi view A.P. wire-photo room (Associated Press).
Semi CU radio pictures receiver.
Still radio picture of monkey & baby.
Gen. view & CU wedding group radio picture..showing bad transmission.
United States of America; Environment; Communications
Background: Recent severe electric storms in America now attributed to sunspots. Atlantic radio, long-distance telephones and other communications suffer considerable interference.