Paramount Pictures, Inc., Collection. 1951 - 1951. Motion Picture Newsreel Films. 10/1941 - 3/1957. PARAMOUNT NEWS [OCT. 3]

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Paramount Pictures, Inc., Collection. 1951 - 1951. Motion Picture Newsreel Films. 10/1941 - 3/1957. PARAMOUNT NEWS [OCT. 3]

Paramount Pictures, Inc., Collection. 1951 - 1951. Motion Picture Newsreel Films. 10/1941 - 3/1957. PARAMOUNT NEWS [OCT. 3]

1941-1957

Part 1, an elevator operators strike forces New Yorkers to trudge up and down stairs in Manhattan. Part 2, Cecil B. DeMille and others speak on the Bill of Rights. Part 3 shows the tumult at a sale of nylon hose in N.Y.C. Part 4, the German liner Europa docking in N.Y.C. with U.S. servicemen, is seized as a prize of war by a U.S. marshal. Part 5, Gen. Wainwright, welcomed home to Skaneateles, N.Y., speaks. Part 6, Marine Col. Devereux detrains in Union Station, Washington, D.C., on his return from a Japanese prison camp. Part 7 shows Emperor Hirohito, Gen. MacArthur, Adm. Halsey riding a white horse through Tokyo, Premier Tojo in a hospital after an attempted suicide, and the atomic bombing of Nagasaki.

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