Mustafa Kemal Pasha (Ataturk) is given hero's welcome in Ismir, Turkey. Turkish soldiers and cavalrymen on horseback,are seen at the side of a road, as Turkish civilians carrying national flags and banners, parade in the street. The clock tower at Konak Square is seen in background. The Turkish military then leads a parade through a Victory Arch. The peoples'hero, Mustafa Kemal Pasha (barely seen), riding in horse-drawn carriage. Mustafa Kemal Pasha (Ataturk) poses with other officials. Later, he speaks from balcony of Government House.
Men talk amongst themselves in Turkey. Men selling newspaper in the market. Women working in a printing press. Man stands in a field. People walk on the street. Mustafa Kemal Ataturk visits a girls classroom. Girls learn cooking, flower arranging, and dressmaking. School girls do synchronized exercises in a field over which the Turkish flag flies. People vote and cast their ballots in various locations.
A train carrying Mustafa Kemal Ataturk arrives at a station in Turkey. Smoke arises from the train. Officers and officials assemble to greet Ataturk. Turkish national flags adorn the train station. Ataturk steps down from the train and is greeted and escorted by the officials.
Men lined on a bench turkey plucking competition at Ottman and Company building in New York. Plucked turkeys piled in front of them. The winner plucking 30 turkeys in 50 minutes is presented a turkey. The turkey flaps in his hands. A slow motion segment shows a man in the competition yawning while pulling off turkey feathers.
First Lady of the United States, Mrs. Patricia Nixon receives thanksgiving turkeys from National Turkey Federation in the White House, Washington DC. Officials present Mrs Nixon with turkeys. White House officials watch the turkeys. Mrs Nixon watches the turkeys and talks to the officials.
Man behind a rafter of turkeys in Sudbury, Massachusetts. A turkey with its wattle neck and fan shaped tails. View of roasted turkey. Chef slices the cooked turkey, and he along with two guests eats a slice of the roasted turkey.