The ocean liner SS Manhattan (later USS Wakefield) runs aground off West Palm Beach in Florida, United States. Scenes from January 12,1941: People at a beach. USS Wakefield (Manhattan) in the background. During her third voyage to California the ship runs aground off West Palm Beach, Florida. A sign on the ship: 'Manhattan United States Lines'. Coast Guard personnel save the passengers of the ship.
Various activities of tourists during winter vacations at West Palm Beach railroad station in West Palm Beach, Florida, United States. Board hangs from the roof and reads 'West Palm Beach'. Train pulls into the station. A train signaling device. People wait on the platform at the station. Redcaps unload luggage from the train. Redcaps and chauffeurs carry luggage in a trolley. Tourists move on the station platform. Chauffeur carries two bags. Woman sits in a car.
Activities of coast guards aboard a cruise liner in West Palm Beach, Florida during World War II. SS Manhattan luxury liner of the United States Lines underway at sea. The coast guards aboard a motor boat reach SS Manhattan luxury liner. They move the cruise passengers to tow the vessel off a sand bar.
Various activities of tourists during winter vacations at West palm beach rail road station Florida, United States. Train pulls out of the station with a band playing on rear platform and people waving good bye. Another train is stationed near by. Board on a train reads 'Florida Special'. Train pulls into the station. People move on the platform. People seated in a restaurant. Women seated as they pour in mugs.
Philadelphia Phillies perform baseball spring training drills at Miami Beach Florida in March 1941. Team runs onto field with palm trees in background. Closeup of Phillies manager Doc Prothro. Players sit in a group and pose. Players practice pitching and hitting. Sequence of pitcher Rube Melton (#8) throwing three pitches to Phillies hitters, the last of whom is former Cub Joe Marty (#35).
Various activities of tourists during winter vacations at West Palm Beach Florida, United States. Leaves of palm trees wave in wind. Tourists move on beach and others relax. People sit under sun umbrella in a restaurant. People relax on beach. Woman walks on sea shore. People relax and sun loungers in the background. A man in bathing robe smokes a cigar. Woman wipes her face as she looks in a mirror and others relax. She stands and walks away.