Two high school girls, amateur champs, compete in log rolling in Longview. One of the girls looses balance and falls into water.
Fishermen fishing in a tributary of Columbia River in Longview. Washington. The fishermen on boats catch fish from the tributary. Caught fishes on the boat. A fisherman catches fish in the background. The fishermen catching fishes. A fishing net with the catch. The fisherman empties the net on the boat. Birds seated in the water catch fish. The birds flying. A man fishing at the edge of the water catches fish. A basket with fish. A woman catching fish.
A logrolling contest in Longview, Washington. A man rolls a log in water but loses balance and falls down. Two other men roll a log and fall into water. Men holding sticks as they roll logs in water.
The Aerocar aerobile designed by Moulton Taylor of Longview in Washington seen on the highway. Moulton Taylor transforms the car into plane by attaching the wings and propeller and takes off in it. Men gathered at the airport to watch the conversion of a car into a plane.
A large crowd of the Democratic Party faithful, in formal dress, gather for a Victory Dinner, in the Willard Hotel, Washington, DC, to celebrate Franklin D. Roosevelt's reelection in 1937. An orchestra plays "Happy Days Are Here Again." The President stands at a table (with a man assisting him) as Mrs. Eleanor Roosevelt is escorted to his side. A battery of news photographers take their pictures. Mrs. Roosevelt speaks to President Roosevelt and then leaves. Scene shifts to banquet hall with guests seated at a long table, surrounded by others at round tables. The orchestra plays smooth dinner music. Waiters move among the guests. Reelected President Roosevelt chats with his Vice President, John Nance Garner, seated to his left.
View of the U.S. National Archives Building, March 1936. in Washington, DC. Fortunately the city escaped damage from the great Potomac River flood. Next scenes cover damage caused due to a flood in Ohio, United States in January 1937. View of a weather vane in stiff winds. The level of the Ohio river rises. The flooded tributaries of the river. A map locates the flood affected areas. It depicts the high and low pressure areas. Map depicts heavy rains continuing for 20 days from January 6 to January 26, totaling 16 to 20 inches in the affected area.