Ronald Reagan gives evidence to the Congressional inquiry into UnAmerican activities.
United States of America (USA)
UnAmerican activities inquiry. A Congressional Committee probes the alleged Communist activities of Hollywood.
LS General views of the crowded courtroom.
CU J. Parnell Thomas, Chairman of the committee, speaking.(nat sound)
MS Adolphe Menjou, Movie star, giving evidence about Communism in Hollywood.(nat sound)
LS Robert Taylor takes the stand and cameras flash. (Senator Joe McCarthy is possibly in the background).
LS CU He speaks on communist activities.(nat sound)
MS CU MS Ronald Reagan (wearing glasses) taking the oath. Speaking about the inquiry. (nat sound)
CU the battery of movie cameras.
MS of Reagan speaking.