Japanese Emperor Hirohito, and Empress Nagako, arrive at the Tokyo zoo, in a 1949 Cadillac car, with motorcycle escort. They are greeted by Zoo officials and escorted into the zoo proper. The Emperor and Empress see leopards that leap angrily at the cage bars; a lion being fed, elephants (performing tricks), and seals. Empress Nagako feeds fish to the seals. The royal couple wave to a group of spectators who are kept at some distance. They attend a performance by several trained seals, and a trained chimpanzee, who rides a bicycle, dressed in costume.
Doolittle Field in Tokyo, Japan. Tokyo street and sign over entrance to park: 'Doolittle Field'. Another sign reads 'Hikiya Tennis Courts'. (Note: This field is currently called "Hibiya Park" and opened for residents located in Minato-ward, Tokyo.) Vehicles and people enter and come out at the entrance gate.
Women's Army Corps officers cross the Ginza street and shop for articles at a street stand in Tokyo in Japan. Officers carrying baggage walk into the entrance of Tokyo RTO Central. They walk beside a grassy embankment with GHQ Chapel Center written on it. They look at the chapel schedule and walk towards the Diet building. Officers sit in the lawns and look at the Imperial Palace.
Reconstruction work Tokyo city in Japan. View of main street in city center. Tokyo city and reconstruction work going on roof of a building in the foreground. Vehicles pass on street. Traffic policemen control traffic. Traffic policeman directs traffic. View of building and pool in foreground.
Fire fighters work to put out fire in the central section of Tokyo city in Japan. Heavy smoke rises from the burning buildings. Fire fighters spray water from hoses to put out the fire.
A Women's Army Corps Captain takes a blood sample of an officer in Tokyo in Japan. Blood specimen is put into a test tube. An officer of Women's army Corps works on a leg brace. An Officer adjusts the costume of a Japanese showgirl in the fitting room of Ernie Pyle Theater.