Documentary by Harmon Foundation titled "If a boy needs a friend". Shows efforts by a teacher and the Young Men's Christian Association to fight children's hatred against Jews. Shows Sixth-grade boys in New Haven, CT refuse to play with a Jewish boy. Teacher asks help from male secretary of the New Haven YMCA. Secretary promises teacher to send a qualified leader from a club.1940.
Shows Leadership lectures going on at YMCA in New Heaven. The Lecturer appoints a Leader to open up a BOY's Club. View of first meeting of the Club at boy named David's house. Boys are against admission of a Jewish Boy named Max in their club. Max makes his way in the Club by proving himself worthy to all.1940.
Jewish boy Max and boys of other races are well accepted by Boy's Club. Max elected as Vice President of Club. Club raises funds for school's clothing by selling scrap. YMCA's secretary presents charter to Boy's Club. 1940.
Shower baths introduced for trains in New Haven, Connecticut. A train moves on a rail track and comes to a halt. Water sprayed on the train from both sides from the new kind of spray shower fitted on the sides of the track. The new system cleans large locomotives in seconds.
Yale University beats Princeton University in a football match in New Haven, Connecticut. The football match between the Yale University Bulldogs and the Princeton University Tigers. A large crowd of spectators cheer the teams. Yale player Tom Singleton sets a new record. The Bulldogs win the match over the Tigers by a score of 43-22.
A football game between Columbia Lions and Yale in New Haven, Connecticut. A large crowd gathers at a stadium to witness the football game. Both the teams battle it out in the field. Columbia Lions defeats Yale 12-6 to win the game. After the game New York undergraduates enter the field and take away the goal post.