- Title: CF756
03 00 00 - 03:02:45
KOREA: BITTER WEATHER ADDS TO MISERIES OF BATTLE
US troops dig in snow, Korean refugees. US Secretary of State Dean Acheson speaks to camera.
03:02:45 - 03:03:28
Charles Sweetwood’s family donates blood donor railway carriage in his memory. Military blood procurement car. Queue of people donating blood, nurse takes man’s blood pressure, cu man on bed as he donates blood.
03:03:28 - 03:04:15
Two aircraft carriers, the Essex and Bonham Richard in dry dock as prepare to be commissioned in Korea. Naval staff embark ship, Admiral Nimitz gives speech (no sound) to Naval recruits.
03:04:15 - 03:05:13
Men chop at giant trees, saw trees. Timber as trees fall. Huge logs pushed into sawmills. Lumber mill, planks cut, pile of planks.
03:05:13 - 03:07:28
CIVIL DEFENCE: U S CITIES GIRD FOR ATOMIC BOMB ATTACK
Good view of Manhattan with river in fg, troops practice with surface to air guns, USAF pilots run / scramble to jets, radar dish spins, jets fly overhead, good scan along women working in call centre, cu sign for Shelter Zone, group of women and men file into room marked shelter, great cheesy animated explosion / blast, building in ruins, man calculates radius of atomic blast, rescue squad, woman given oxygen, casualties being tested for radiation with Geiger counter, Truman signs document, Civil Defence workers march through streets.
- Keywords:USA, NEWSREEL, POLITICS, KOREAN WAR, COMBAT, US POLITICS, US NAVY, LUMBER TRADE, DEFORESTATION, LUMBERJACK, RAW MATERIALS, COLD WAR, THREAT OF COLD WAR, COLD WAR PREPARATIONS
- Master Title:CF756