• Short Summary

    A nice commercial film showing the great life of a sailor in the US Navy.

  • Description

    Full title reads: "U.S. NAVY "AT HOME" - Interested visitors flock to view great Battleships thrown open to public inspection."

    New York, United States of America (USA).

    People getting on a small boat - crowd looking on. A little boy in sailor's uniform salutes. The boat filled with people moves through the water towards a battleship.

    Another battleship sitting on dock. Various shots of crowds going onboard the battleship to inspect it. US Navy has an Open Day - everyone can visit several battleships and inspect them.

    Sailor and a pretty girl pushing a pram - a young couple with baby. Two sailors talking with newspapers in front of them (natural sound). They talk about the sailors having several wives in every port.

    Sailor and a girl sitting on bench, talking. He tells her what he does - quite flirty conversation. Sailors and girls having fun in small boats. A sailor sitting on the bench with a girl and tells her what he does - another couple.

    A group of sailors getting out of a car and goes into restaurant (or bar). There are at least twenty of them.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    Media URN:
    Pathe newsreels
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    hd format:
    4K at Filmfinity
    Black & White
    Time in/Out:
    01:56:10:00 / 01:57:52:00

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