- Title: CF387
10:01:56 - 10:03:51
Cu sign for Wall Street, vs busy stock market activity, cu money / notes blowing, piles of coins falling, cu newspaper headline 'Wall Street Lays an Egg', cu man with sandwich board reading 'unemployed', vs soup kitchens, men into soup kitchen, outdoor soup kitchen, men eat on sidewalk, men asleep in doorways and
park benches, vs STILLS Herbert Hoover, unemployed men.
10:03:51 - 10:07:25
Pan to factory fence where sign reads 'No Men Wanted', man hammers 'Closed' sign on door, men queue for jobs, men sleep on street bench, man searches in dustbin / garbage for food, rubbish / garbage dump on outskirts of Chicago, shanty town with shacks, STILLS of people during Depression, STILL black people in queue, STILL European refugees, soup kitchens in Depression, caricature of Hoover.
Crowds cheer as car through carrying Roosevelt, huge ecstatic crowds, STILLS Roosevelt.
Roosevelt elected to State Senate 1910, vs Roosevelt, STILLS Roosevelt including on crutches after he contracted polio.
10:07:25 - 10:10:44
1924 Roosevelt speech (sound).
People into soup kitchen including woman and child, Roosevelt in car waves to crowd, Roosevelt speech, vs STILLS, Hoover speech, Roosevelt talks to Eleanor Roosevelt outside house, Bank of USA with police moving on crowds outside, queues outside, Roosevelt in car with Hoover at his inauguration, vs stock exchange, STILLS of people waiting outside banks to reclaim savings.
Pan down Capitol Building, Roosevelt speech "The only thing to fear is fear itself". STILLS, people suffering poverty during Depression.
Roosevelt speech to Senate (no sound).
10:10:44 - 10:14:12
Vs people linked to radio, many people queue outside bank, STILLS Roosevelt.
Roosevelt signs agreement, Capital Building, Congress meeting, men outside gates where sign reads 'No Help Wanted', 'For Rent' sign in shop window, queues of people awaiting relief, construction work.
Vs Civilian Construction Corps onto buses, vs camps, men working in forests, rivers etc, Roosevelt along in car, crowds smile. STILL Roosevelt, cu NRA sign in restaurant window, NRA flag, smoking factory chimney, men collect wages, men clock in at factory, Roosevelt speech (no sound), bank, industry, vs men living in shanty towns / shacks, shanty town bulldozed / demolished, men leave.
10:14:12 - 10:18:11
Industry, assembly lines, production, factories, cu old people's faces, soup kitchen, Dr Francis Townsend with crowd around him, Rev Charles Coughlin of National Union of Social Justice, vs Huey Long speech. STILLS Roosevelt, men dig roads, demolish buildings, construction / building, vs high rise buildings, vs men build dam in Tennessee River Valley, vs electrical appliances - fridge, toaster, radio etc, Roosevelt.
10:18:11 - 10:23:45
Times Square neon news caster on building, Roosevelt voted in for second term.
Wild cheering crowds. STILL Roosevelt, black workers, the White House.
Fierce fighting / riot among unions at Detroit Steel Mills, workers in sit in demonstration at factory, take food through windows, workers demonstrate outside factory, vs striking workers playing cards, singing etc.
People stand up and applaud / clap at rally, miners along after shift, men clock on for work, huge crowd of men along to factory, car assembly line, factory whistle blows, men turn around / look up.
- Keywords:USA, NEW DEAL, ROOSEVELT, FDR, PRESIDENT, POTUS, WALL STREET CRASH, GREAT DEPRESSION, AMERICA AT WAR, YALTA, PEACE ACCORD, POLIO, POVERTY, FINANCIAL CRISIS, WALL STREET, ECONOMIC CRISIS
- Master Title:CF387