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NEIL STEPHENS HOME MOVIES
NS-3 16mm Beta SP
B W Color
Home Movie
1940s
Aerials
B W 1940s HOME MOVIES - Commodore Clinton Sigel, US Navy, Ret. Highlights & other, listed below 00:00:00:00 B W 1940s Christmas, little girl plays with toy train under Christmas tree, holds doll, excellent man holds cockatoo parrot little girl waves from mast of small naval craft, under American flag. Footage of Saipan, Marshall Islands. Parade floats...looks like "Miss Saipan" on the big float little white girls pose with Polynesian girls native wrestling matches native male dancers perform, wearing grass skirts Navy officers & wives have fun at Luau party, tourists wear leis, drink from coconuts, goofy man plays ukulele, then dances around in grass skirt naval officers & wives at Saipan airstrip "42nd Street & Broadway" street sign on Saipan quonset hut 00:24:00:00 B W 1940s Loading pit for "A-Bomb" (Nuclear Bomb)...and runway basket weaver sunset wedding of naval officer flower girl at wedding girls play jump rope 00:29:29:00 B W 1947 Santa Claus arrives by airplane, bearing gifts for children (Saipan, Christmas 1947) girl play on lawn in white dresses children's birthday party in quonset hut chinese New Year ritual dances...VS beach scenes US Marine cemetery in Saipan (2nd & 4th Marine Div) 00:43:50:00 B W 1940s Young school girls on Saipan AV of Saipan CU flowers VS new ships launched
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