- Title: CF394
Vs Versailles 1919, Clemenceau, Lloyd George, Woodrow Wilson into Palace, interior shots Versailles, cu Treaty of Versailles, cu gates of Versailles close.
Senators Johnson and Bover at Capitol Hill, Senator Cabot Lodge, White House, Woodrow Wilson, vs train campaign, cu train wheels, vs campaign.
President Harding plays golf, soldiers guarding strike bound factories, strikers, machine guns on street, police rounding up suspected Communists, drag women from houses into police vans, pushing men into vans, suspected Communists in cattle truck, deportees / suspected Communists on ferry named Ellis Island.
Vs Ku Klux Klan ( KKK ) meeting in forest, child member, new members in masks take oath, march on Washington.
cu sign reading Main Street, vs small towns, man struggles to cross road, shopkeepers, woman cleans shop window.
Motorcycle cop / policeman pulls car over, man returns home and kisses woman and child.
Sign reads Main Street / Broadway.
Sign reads Broadway / Wall Street, Nassau Street / Wall Street, vs Wall Street area, Stock Exchange ext, people through doors, interior shots of busy stock market.
Two women read beauty magazines, powder noses, chew gum and smoke cigarettes, women along small town street, cu poster for Palace Theatre stars Norma Talmadge in Secrets. Two women in furs along street, into barbers shop, read newspapers, woman has hair cut.
Man in car drinks from hip flask / bottle.
Car packed with people waving and clapping / party.
Woman puts on lipstick, woman sprays perfume over herself, flappers, dancing Charleston, kissing men, cu record spinning.
George Gershwin plays piano with orchestra cut to mcu.
Paul Whiteman plays violin with his band, vs musicians inc black jazz musicians, flappers, Charleston.
Rum Runners / smugglers on ship at sea, alcohol / booze in bottles and tins, cu hand knocks on door, cu hand takes money through hatch in door, concealed Gordon's Gin bottles, speakeasy, man knocks on door and offers money, vs speakeasy, barman, people drinking, dancing, cu drink poured, cocktail shaker, soda squirted in glass of Bourbon, drink factory, barrels roll, trucks move off at night, lorry crashes into car, hijack.
Two shops bombed / explosion, barrels of alcohol / booze shot at until they squirt contents, man beaten up and threatened with gun.
Silhouette of hand gun on wall, vs guns fired / shots, man falls to ground, cop shoots at man trying to escape in car, car makes getaway, group of gangsters out of building, crowds outside court, gangsters loaded onto police vans, police patrol van away.
Al Capone arrives at court, crowds outside, Al Capone out of building mobbed by crowds as he gets into car.
Vs Prince of Wales, Duke of York visits USA, crowds wave.
Queen Marie of Rumania arrives on Leviathan. Band at dock playing, Queen Marie down gangplank, passengers embark on cruise liners / ships to Europe, crowds wave goodbye on dockside.
Cruise ship past Manhattan Island, vs cruise ship, people play games, sit on deck wrapped in blankets, men in bar, chefs at work and then one drinks from wine bottle.
Passengers arrive in France ( Cherbourg or Le Havre ), boat train, cu train wheels, steam train, train out of station, pov tracks, int train, pov shots, cu label on suitcase reads Paris, porters carry man's luggage to car, busy traffic scenes in Paris, people on busy pavement, Arc De Triomphe driving shot, Ritz Hotel exteriors.
- Keywords:PROHIBITION, COMMUNIST THREAT, WOMEN'S LIBERATION, SEGREGATION, LYNCHING, RACISM IN AMERICA, CIVIL RIGHTS, AMERICAN POLITICS, WASHINGTON DC, SMALL TOWN AMERICA, MAIN STREET USA, NYC, THEATRE DISTRICT, FINANCE DISTRICT, ROARING TWENTIES, THE MOB, USA, NEWSREEL
- Master Title:CF394