Model community, growth in cities, and town meetings in the United States.
United States USA Date:1945, January 23 Duration:2 min 28 sec Sound:Yes
A U.S. Army soldier seated on a chair takes a nap. A cup kept in front of him on the table. View of an American family of a small town seated in dining room for a meal. Children come out of school. Both a well-kept high school building and a rural simple school are showing, with boys and girls in bare feet exiting the poor rural school down a wooden ramp. Men lined up and children playing in slum and tenement areas. Quick views of skyscrapers, new schools, buildings, colleges (including view of Rice University in Houston Texas) and art galleries in the United States, including the National Gallery of Art entrance. A Texan in a cowboy hat delivers a John Randolph famed "Texas Brag" saying, "If all the hogs in Texas were one big hog, he could dig the Panama Canal with three roots and a grunt.” A labor organizer in America touts the strength of the labor movement. An American town hall meeting in progress.
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