The costs of the American navy are outlined with nice shots of battleships at sea.
Unused / unissued material - no paperwork - dates unclear or unknown.
Shots of naval warships in convoy at sea.
Flashframe intertitle reads: "While board deals with cruisers only their attitude will probably show navies ... ships".
Aerial views of the ships.
Intertitle reads: "Present battleships will be out of date by 1945."
More views of the fleet of warships of various kinds
Intertitle reads: "The American navy costs taxpayers $600 a minute - half of which goes to maintain warships."
A ship fires its guns. More shots of fleet.
Flashframe intertitle reads: "A giant ship of this type costs about $25,000,000."
Small boats move about between ships. CU of various parts of the superstructure of a ship. Stars and Stripes flag flies from the stern of a ship.