Footage of ships being launched at shipyards in France.
Still more tonnage - France is rapidly replacing her lost ships. France.
Boat launching in France; the country is replacing much of her fleet lost in the war. People on a platform on banks of the Seine -- a priest -- to bless the craft; several men in suits; a lady; etc. They head down steps. Shot of lower platform next to hull of boat; a woman is holding the bottle of champagne; tied to a rope. She throws it toward the ship; it smashes. Flowers hang from anchor. Ship sliding out into the water; away from camera; people on banks cheer.
Ceremonies. Christening; launch