- Title: CF737
02:07:24 - 02:10:27
Newsreels – 1950.
Truman alerts nation on Korea, July 1950. Planes on tarmac and taking off, view from aircraft and parachute. Troops landing, along road on foot and in tanks. Burning car, men handle shells and shells being fired, Truman to camera re. Korea ‘aggression must be met firmly’.
02:10:27 - 02:13:56
Bernard Baruch received award. NY fashions, glittering stockings with seam, nylons, line of women lift up their skirts to show off their stockings. CU legs. Sports stadium. Exhibition Baseball game between New York Yankees and The National Amps - for servicemen with amputations, teams run onto the field. One-armed pitcher throws, good crowd reaction shots, one armed batter hits and runs to first base. Spanish billiards game, demonstration of trick shots.
- Keywords:USA, KOREAN WAR, COMMUNISM, KOREAN WAR, DOMINO EFFECT, RED SCARE, MCCARTHYISM, EAST ASIA, WAR IN THE FAR EAST, PRESIDENTIAL ADDRESS, ADDRESS THE NATION, AWARD CEREMONY, PRIZE GIVING, FASHION, NYLONS, HOSIERY, AMERICA'S PASTTIME, INJURED SOLDIERS, AMPUTEES, IN THE FACE OF ADVERSITY, BASEBALL MATCH, SNOOKER, POOL, TRICK SHOT
- Master Title:CF737