Garfield Arthur Wood sets a new speedboat record of 102 miles per hour at Miami Beach Florida. Scenes of how Garfield Wood sets the record with Miss America IX. 23 March 1931.
Horse racing on the opening of Hialeah race course, Miami. Spectators cheers the participants. Cornelius Vanderbilt a 4 year old horse wins the race. 1931.
Young sculptors emulate the work of Cellini - kin of Augustus St. Gaudens. Sculptors showcase their versatility to attract attention of the art world in Miami, Florida. 23 March 1931.
A documentary titled: 'Hurricane Circuit' on Weather Bureau's Hurricane Warning Center in Miami, Florida. View of the Caribbean Sea. People standing at a harbor. Several boats anchored at the harbor. The people load their produces in the boats. Men and women standing on a pier. A car passing on the pier. A woman carrying a container on her head walking along. The Caribbean Sea and Florida located on an animated map. Florida is known for its forests, phosphate industry, farms, cattle and winter sports. Key West, Tampa and Miami located on the map. Aerial view of houses and buildings along a sea shore. Animation shows the movement of a hurricane. Rubbled houses and buildings. The Capitol building in the foreground. Buildings of the Navy Department. The building of the Hurricane Warning Weather Bureau Forecast Center in Miami. Men and women working inside the building. A woman and a man typing a document on tele typewriter. Animation shows how and from where the weather information is received. Cloud and sea condition, parametric condition, temperature and pressure conditions are analyzed.
Models in swimsuits walk on ramp during a fashion show held by Junior Leaguers in Miami Beach, Florida. Spectators and escorts see the show. A model walks in bridal gown. Models wearing wedding gown stand at the end of the show.
Newsreel titled 'Waiters stage annual obstacle race!' shows waiters carrying trays, with china ware and cutlery, participate in annual obstacle race at Miami beach in Florida. One of the waiters falls while crossing over an obstacle.