- Title: CF741
10:03:00 - 10:07:18
Rally compered by Bob Hope. Man and woman buy a ticket from a girl in the box office. Bob Hope introduces first act. Betty Grable and long line of dancers do a military inspired dance routine, tap dancing to 'Marching to a Love Song'. Good shot of audience clapping. Bob Hope has back and forth with an audience member and introduces the next act.
10:07:18 - 10:12:12
Harry James Band and Frank Sinatra performing 'Saturday Night is the Loneliest Night of The Week'. Good CU of Sinatra, pan across to the Big Band. Harpo Marx Chases a woman from behind the curtains of the stage. Harpo sits down at a Harp on stage and begins to play.
10:12:22 - 10:17:08
Young woman screams from behind theatre curtain and runs out, followed by Bob Hope, who speaks about the reasons behind the rally. Glamour girl/ pin-up ‘dream’ sequence in which US servicemen’s dream girl come alive, Soldier reading a 'Pin-up girl magazine. CU pilot in cockpit with Swastikas painted on the side of the cabin, painting of a woman comes alive. Soldier dreams in bed.
10:17:08 - 10:20:44
Bing Crosby comes onto stage. Bing Crosby sings ‘Buy a Bond’ scenes of people buying war bonds as they leave the theatre.
- Keywords:USA, COMEDIANS, ENTERTAINERS, SINGERS, US WAR BONDS, WW2, WORLD WAR TWO, VARIETY SHOW, CHARITY DRIVE
- Master Title:CF741