A young man travels on an aquaplane (surfboard) at Newport Beach. He springs to the undercarriage of a glider towed overhead. Pilot seated in the glider. The man repeats the performance and performs an acrobatic stunt.
Burlesque dancer Sally Rand (Hattie Helen Gould Beck) and her dance troupe perform the Bubble Dance at the San Diego Expo (the California Pacific International Exposition) in Balboa Park in 1935. Ms. Rand and her dancers perform at a fountain of the Plaza del Pacifico, with the California State Building in the background (which became the San Diego Automotive Museum in 1988)
Sail plane pilots change places while the glider is in flight in Newport Beach, California. A sailplane in flight with a pilot in his seat. Another pilot in a speed boat comes near the low flying plane. Pilot in the speed boat gets onto the plane. The pilot seated in the plane gets off and hangs from the plane after changing his position with the other pilot. Plane flies low over the beach and the pilot jumps into the water.
Waves are seen threatening homes built along a boardwalk, at the water's edge, in Redondo Beach, california. Closeup of sea water rushing under the boardwalk and a sign on one home reading "danger, Keep Out." Waves carrying debris, crashing against the the structures. Glimpse from next to a partly sunken house, of wave rolling towards it. Waves running underneath pilings. A house that has fallen over and water undermining it and the boardwalk nearby. A man and his wife and baby rescuing belongings from their damaged home. He carries a chair and she carries her baby from the home that is already tilted. Their belongings are piled up in a safe place onshore. Other people are seen in the background, along with some parked 1930s era cars, including a Light colored 1936 Dodge 4-door touring car with rear fender aprons. Other people help the couple to rescue their possessions.
Boating wear displayed in Balboa, California. Models walk on to the dock and get onto a boat. Models display boating wear. Models dressed in white skirts and slacks. They display white clothes for going to the sea.
A crowd at an outdoor concert at Balboa Park in San Diego, California. The crowd gathers. A U.S. flag flutters atop a flag pole. People seated in chairs.