Prohibition agents break barrels of beer. 150,000 people take part in the "We Want Beer" parade organized by mayor Jimmy Walker in New York. People carry banners that read 'Taxation for beer'. People looking out the windows of the crown on the Statue of Liberty. Close up of Statue of Liberty lights as they are turned on. Statue of Liberty is illuminated by flood lights at night. The 'We Want Beer' parade continues until late at night in Manhattan.
John D Rockefeller Junior sits at a table, with document in hands and speaks on 'Prohibition' in New York. He advocates repeal of the Prohibition on liquor, wine, beer.
The baseball World Series at New York Stadium in New York. Yankees including Lou Gehrig and Babe Ruth playing against the Chicago Cubs including Herman Schultz and Riggs Stephenson and other players. Stadium full of cheering fans. Pitching and hitting scenes from the baseball game. Game in progress. Babe Ruth in the dugout. Score board of the game. Advertisement on side of field reads 'Ever Ready blades for singing shaves'. Final scores displayed on board. Spectators on the field.
People march in the Great Beer Parade, also known as the 'We Want Beer' parade in New York City MS of Mayor Jimmy Walker leading the beer parade. Business leaders, international figures, and society matrons parade down the Fifth Avenue advocating repeal of prohibition. Signs seen include, 'Beer For Taxation' and 'Beer for Prosperity' written on the side of a large beer barrel. Mayor Jimmy Walker viewing the beer parade. A sad tramp clown, possibly the famous Emmett Kelly, rides a bike while wearing a sign that reads, 'Repeal 18 Amendment'
Newsreel "Pupils' home made marionette show to aid unemployed" shows West Side Continuation School students in Manhattan staging a puppet show to aid unemployed in New York City, United States during the Great Depression. Puppets stage out great events from the life of George Washington. A large number of children witness the show.
A display board outside a hair dresser saloon reads 'Hoover and Roosevelt bobs'. In side the shop two portions are flagged with 'Hoover' and 'Roosevelt'. A woman talks on phone. Crowd inside a shop. A coiffure dresses a woman's hairs. Models display Hoover and Roosevelt bobs.
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