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  • Short Summary

    Celebrations for WAVES (Women Accepted for Volunteer Emergency Service) in USA.

  • Description

    Unused / unissued material. - Location and dates unknown / unclear.

    Full title reads: "News of the Day. First Birthday For The Waves!"

    United States of America (USA).

    Various shots of large night celebration of WAVES (Women Accepted for Volunteer Emergency Service) First Anniversary. A large cake in the shape of a large ship is cut and handed out to gathered women in uniform. LS of celebration dance - lighting provided by searchlight beams.

    Superimposed sub-title reads: "Sharp Shooters".

    Various good shots of women at shooting range firing Colt automatic pistols.

    Superimposed sub-title reads: "On The March".

    CU First Lady Eleanor Roosevelt, wife of the American President watching parade of WAVES.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    1842.17
    Media URN:
    60820
    Group:
    Unissued unused
    Archive:
    British Pathe
    Issue Date:
    Sound:
    Mute
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:28:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:14:57:00 / 01:16:25:00
    Canister:
    UN 747 K

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