African-Americans take part in a watermelon eating contest.
(Pathetone main titles.)
Titles read: "High speed eaters - Now meet some more champions - the biggest bunch of melon masticators!"
'The Deep South', United States of America.
Various shots of African-American men of all ages taking part in a frantic watermelon eating contest.
This footage may be viewed as degrading or offensive. Could be used to illustrate the stereotyped image of African-Americans in the American south at this time.