New atomic submarine "George Washington" launched by Mrs. Robert B. Anderson in USA.
Unissued / unused material.
American newsreel item.
USA's new atomic submarine "George Washington", Groton, Connecticut, United States of America.
Low angle shot the conning tower of the new submarine. Top view crowd. Mrs. Robert B. Anderson (wife of US Secretary of the Treasury) standing with champagne bottle in her hand, she swings the bottle and hits the hull of the sub. The submarine starts to move. LS as the hull slides down the slipway, camera pans with it into water, back view. LS submarine sliding down slipway, it enters the water. MS crowd. LS submarine in sea. MS submarine in sea.
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