Roy Harris in Cut and Shoot, Texas. Roy Harris, one of the contenders for heavyweight boxing championship, jogging on a path. Trees lining the path on either side. Several people outside a small wooden building. Roy Harris during a training for his coming match with boxing champion Floyd Patterson. People watching Roy Harris. Roy Harris and another boxer during a training session. Roy Harris being interviewed. People standing behind the boxer.
American robot bombs prepared in Dearborn, Michigan. Workers weld bomb casing. The workers move long tube like bombs with jet engines. The bombs on wheels. Men with earphones in a testing area. Buildings in the background. Flame shooting from the jet engines. The workers including some women assemble the bombs. The bombs take off from a launch pad. A booster cuts loose from a bomb and hits water at a distance. The bombs in flight. The booster hits water.
A wind mill neat the water. A cowboy on horse, boy smiles. Boy and the man on two different horses roam around in the ranch. Views of the ranch. They repair fence, and cut and collect feed. Cattle walking and grazing. A cowboy shoots a rattle snake. Feed spread in the snow.
A film about Sir Ernest Shackleton's last expedition to Antarctica. A number of whales in the Atlantic Ocean. Crew members of ship Quest on a whaling mission as they try to catch a whale. A gunner on the bow of Quest as he handles a harpoon. He shoots the projectile and a whale is hit. A rope along a pulley being rolled as the whale is being towed aboard the ship. The whale along the side the ship as men try to pull it aboard. A man cuts flukes of the whale to make towing easier. Another whale being sighted and a carcass with a flag being released. The gunner handles a harpoon as he shoots a projectile at the whale.
Japanese invasion of China. Chinese soldiers blow the trumpet. Young men march in a field. Young men register in the Army. Millions of young people answer the call to fight for China. Volunteers from south, north, east and west China to form the people's army. Men and women with their children leave to join the forces. Drumming sound. New recruits train and perform a drill to drum beats. Soldiers practice martial arts, rifle handling, and shooting. Others train to care for the sick and wounded. Women soldiers in uniform. They learn to fire a gun. Pilots crowd around an officer. Planes in the background. Men from other countries prepare to fight for China. U.S. Colonel Claire Chennault of the American Volunteer Group Flying Tigers, talks to his men. The Curtiss P-40 Warhawks with the shark face emblems take off. Chinese soldiers march. Japan: Japanese officials in a meeting. Japanese troops penetrate China along the rivers. They rebuild destroyed rail roads using slave labor. A map depicts the Japanese strategy of cutting off Chinese supply lines. Japanese warships blockade the coast with the aim to isolate China. Japanese occupied ports in China. Japanese warships and boats in a Chinese port. Gas plants, gun factories and planes. Indochina map: The narrow gauge railway from sea to Kunming and a truck road to Chungking. The camel trail from Russia across the Gobi Desert. The railroad from Rangoon to Lashio in Burma.
Flamethrower tank burns bushes in Okinawa. Muzzle of tank flamethrower shooting flames on grass. U.S. Marines riding on M4A2 tank advance toward grass. View of Japanese soldier on fire. He crawls and runs through heavy grass trying to put fire out with hands over his head. Marines with Thompson Sub-Machine gun walks forward to search him. Japanese soldier lay on ground. Several Marines kneeling over him bandage cuts. Flamethrower tank moves in toward grass.