The Granddaughter of Admiral Phelps launches the ship named after him.
Massachusetts, United States of America (USA).
WS. Mrs Richard A. Kearney arriving on the platform to launch "The Phelps" a new American Destroyer. MS. Mrs Kearney who is the granddaughter of the late Admiral Phelps who the ship is named after.
WS. Mrs Kearney breaking the bottle against the side of the warship and ship sliding down the slipway pan with the bow as it goes to see a crowd of naval ratings watching continue s "The Phelps" continues down and enters the water. LS. Mrs Kearney. WS. "The Phelps" afloat in the dock.