Hollywood star Jimmy Stewart visits Reno, Nevada. Jimmy Stewart drives past a huge crowd on road. A Rodeo show in the town. Jimmy Stewart speaks over microphone and shows a copy of his next movie 'Night Passage'. Cowboys ride bulls. They fall on the ground.
The 8th National High School Championship Rodeo in Reno, Nevada. Teenagers of 14 States participate in the Championship. Young boys ride bulls and horse. They fall on the ground after riding for a short period on horseback.
Women play cards and read books outside the tents in Reno, Nevada. Men and women go for swimming. Men and women in a pool. Two women talk outside a building. Women throw their useless wedding rings after separations into the Truckee River.
Reno Rodeo in Nevada, United States. Cowboys on horsebacks. A cameraman gets a testimonial. People gather in a large number to watch the rodeo. The participants perform. People cheer.
The annual award ceremony of the President committee on employment of the physically handicapped in the Washington DC. Vice President Richard Nixon presents an award to a school girl Gail Chadwell of Reno, Nevada. Mr Nixon with several people on stage. Vice President Nixon awards the 'Handicapped of the Year' award to the businessman Dwight Guilfoil. Mr Guilfoil sits on a wheelchair with a toddler on his lap.
The 1956 National Convention of the Democratic Party in Chicago, Illinois. Former President Harry S. Truman and his wife Bess, taking seats at the convention.Mrs. Eleanor Roosevelt, widow of President Franklin D. Roosevelt, taking her seat. Democratic Party National Chairman, Paul M. Butler standing behind and below the podium as convention prepares to get underway. Amphitheater is filled with seated delegates, as they are called to order. Delegates standing and applauding, following the keynote speech of Frank G. Clement, Governor of Tennessee,who touches the Tennessee delegate identification pole as it is thrust toward him.. Delegates waving poles displaying their respective State Names.