• Short Summary

    New York sees a massive parade to boost the New Deal and fight the depression.

  • Description

    Full title reads: "New York. Parade for Prosperity. 200 brass bands, beauty Queens, soldiers and sailors and 250,000 citizens recruited from every industry, representing Capital and Labour, 'march' to celebrate end of the depression, and boost N.R.A. Campaign."

    New York, United States of America (USA).

    Various shots of soldiers marching down large street in New York. People are lining the streets to watch the parade. Police hold back crowds. A float - decorated with beauty queens, Stars and Stripes flags and the NRA initials - drives in the parade. CU of beauty queen. Women carrying flowers walk in parade. Soldier sin PT kit march past. Shot of dignitaries on podium. More shots of parade. CU of various people in the RKO motion picture section of the parade. Various shots of theatrical types in their costumes walking in parade. Shots of the large crowds out to enjoy the parade.

    N.B. The NRA or National Recovery Act was part of the American New Deal.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    725.16
    Media URN:
    6483
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathe
    Issue Date:
    25/09/1933
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:32:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:27:03:00 / 01:28:35:00
    Canister:
    33/77

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