Old Chinese Proverb: One Picture is Worth Ten Thousand Words, Part 9, 1946
Old Chinese Proverb: One Picture is Worth Ten Thousand Words, Part 9, 1946. A tour through the Jerry Fairbanks studios in Hollywood, showing the production of animation, TV films, industrial and advertising films. Bob Burns (1890-1956) in 'Potatoes Unlimited', clips from documentary on American wartime industrial power, molten metal poured, welders at work in factories, dolly shot along a production line, naval guns under construction, footage of real naval combat combined with staged scenes.
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Potato Days VNR (09/21/1997)
Americans are gathering in Shelley, Idaho, to participate in "Shelley Spud Days," a celebration of the annual potato harvest.
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RAILROAD, FIREMEN, NEW STYLE ISLAND HOPPERS, SPUDS
IDAHO - NATURE'S WONDERLAND
04:00:58:03, IDAHO - NATURE'S WONDERLAND - COLOR SYNC - 1950S - 28:22 - A tour through the state of Idaho in the 1950s Idaho, Nature's Wonderland, Indian drums, chief in feathered headdress, moccasins dancing, field, snow covered mountains, river, canyons, tepees, Indian children dancing, tom tom, Lake Pondera, daisies, wild flowers, Idaho Falls, Snake River, American Falls irrigation dam, Shoshone Falls, power plant hydroelectric, Twins Falls main street, irrigation canals, bean onion & potato fields, springs from high canyon walls, Arrow Rock dam, fruit blossoms, Coeur d'Alene transcontinental highway, Phoenix mountains, St Joe River, tour boat, Sunshine Mine near Wallace, miners exiting pit, mine train, Bunker Hill mine Kellogg, lead, zinc, steam shovel, dump truck, open pit, Sidenite, ore refinery, antimony, tungsten, iron, arsenic, diamonds, Silver City ghost town, Owyhee Mountains, church, abandoned school, old timer miners, gold nuggets, white pine forest, logging, loggers, giant logs, truck with logs, dumping logs into river for rafting, logging raft, bunkhouse raft, log drivers eating, log pileup, jam, rowboat, rapids, dynamiting log jam, factory, white pine sawmill, Lewiston, logs are washed, boards, Lewiston, Hell's Canyon, cabin cruiser upstream, whitewater, Seven Devils Canyon, overnight lodge, skipper fishes, catches sturgeon, carrier pigeon sent with message, whitewater raft trip on Salmon River, Salmon City, rapids, steersmen working, river running, fishing, rainbow trout, mountain trout, harvest time, combines, grain fields, wheat, barley, mechanical harvesters, orange picker, basket of apples, tomatoes, sugar beets, sugar factory, mountain of beets, machinery, potato farming, tilling field, pickers, Pocatello rail center, railroads, trains, boxcar, switching yard, freight train, Capitol Boulevard , Boise, state capitol building, homes, tree lined states, Idaho State University, Moscow, Idaho State College Pocatello, Sun Valley. Sawtooth Mountains, ski resort, ski lifts, sliders, skiing, figure ice skating, downhill, summer in Sun Valley, horseback riders, rustic lodge, dude ranch, horse drawn carriage, opera house, sheep ranch, lambs butting, wild horses, cattle, cows, steers, grazing, Payette Lake, summer homes, fir trees, water skiing, speedboat, Boise, American Falls.
HARVESTING FRUIT - TRAILER
This item has no title. <br/> <br/>"MofI GOVERNMENT OFFICIAL" <br/> <br/>HARVESTING FRUIT - TRAILER (Scotland) <br/> <br/>Various shots of the civilians who volunteer for fruit picking gathered at tented camp. Various shots of the raspberry bushes being picked. The fruit pickers line up for their pay. A large group of fruit pickers seated on grass. <br/> <br/>Women at work in munitions factory. Office workers at their desks. Two women picking potatoes. Close up shot of a hand filling in form to apply for a fruit picking job. <br/> <br/>End title reads: "Get your leaflet from your nearest Employment Exchange or from the Department of Agriculture for Scotland, 12 Grosvenor Street, Edinburgh 12."
Purchasing power: will prices fall in July?
DAN QUAYLE / POTATO FACTORY
DC FEED OF VICE PRESIDENT DAN QUAYLE TOURING A FRENCH FRY / POTATO FACTORY. 16:04:44:26 VS OF QUAYLE TOURING THE FACTORY W/ OTHERS. FTG OF HIM GREETING WORKERS. CUTS OF POTATOES AND FRENCH FRIES BEING PROCESSED BY MACHINE. 16:09:26:24 MS OF QUAYLE HOLDING A FRENCH FRY. CI: POLITICS: PRESIDENTIAL CAMPAIGN, 1992.
POTATO CHIP FACTORY (HD)
HD, 16:9; Potato chip factory, on assembly line, cooked.
How Do They... ?
Potato chip factory. Exterior MSs, MCSs of potatoes moving on conveyers into factory (2:48). Interior LASs of large potatoes bins being emptied (1:09). CSs, CUs of potatoes on conveyor, falling into water (1:29). HACS of potatoes coming out of peeling machine (1:10). Shots of potatoes going through sorting machine, CU of potatoes (1:48). CU of potatoes moving into vertical conveyer (3:26). CS of potatoes piling up at end of conveyor (0:19). CSs of potatoes passing between two rotating cylinders, falling into slicing machine, HACSs of sliced potatoes moving on conveyor, CSs of foamy rinse water flowing from machine, LAMS of steam going into overhead fan (4:20).
Men and women work and remove rocks from a field in Palestine.
A settlement in Palestine Mountains. Wild and rocky part of the settlement. Men and women remove rocks from a field. Other men build a stone terrace, while women work in a potato field in the background. Men load the rocks on a cart. Men and women load another cart. A worker drills rock and another worker places powder in holes. A man places powder charges. Explosions in the area. The workers uproot wild trees and remove rocks. Exterior of a factory. Other members of the settlement make agricultural machines for the other Palestinian settlements in the a factory. The workers uproot a tree stump. Location: Palestine. Date: January 1945.
News Clip: Bread
Video footage from the KXAS-TV/NBC station in Fort Worth, Texas, to accompany a news story.
Agriculture Canada
Various interior shots of potato chips factory showing pile of potatoes being dumped onto conveyor, potatoes moving on conveyor, washed and cooked chips, of chips moving on conveyor.
OLDEST TORTILLA FACTORY (4/10/1997)
A CLOSE UP LOOK AT SAN ANTONIO’S OLDEST TORTILLA FACTORY.
Modern France
Modern France. Couple working in small fertile truck farm in France growing potatoes, sugar beets and vegetables. She picks beets in garden while he uses hoe on soil. Oxen with plow and horses with farm carts are used as work animals. Wheat is the most important crop. Sheaves of wheat in field. CU hand with wheat berries. Men unload bags of grain and take away on hand cart LS Mediterranean sea at French Riviera. Young man pickes oranges from tree and puts in wicker basket. CU hand picking orange. Woman in white dress picks flowers from garden. LS sunny French Riviera beach with sunbathers. Men in bathing suits toss ball to each other while children make sandcastle and people stand in waves. LS men and women picking grapes from vines in vineyard. CU man picks bunch of grapes and holds them up. Woman dumps one basket of grapes into another. Map of France showing Bordeaux region. LS Bordeaux from vineyard. Harbor of Bordeaux. LS dockhands on wharf load barrels on to hand cart. Men roll casks of wine with French flag in background. Bales of cork. Crates of oranges. Fishermen with fishing fleet and boats. Two smiling men with hats examine a fish. Pan across Bordeaux harbor with nets and fishing trawlers. The city of La Harve at the mouth of the Seine river. LS Pan down river. Barge traffic. CU bargeman at wheel steering the barge. Dairy cattle and cows grazing on flatlands of Normandy. villages on banks of river. Chateau Gaillard, castle of Richard the Lionhearted at Les Andelys. Rouen cathedral from river. LS Eiffel Tower in Paris. Paris docks. vegetable market. CU peppers, eggplants, lemons, grapes, wheat, and fish. Shops with china and glassware. Designer gown on mannequin. Automobile factory in Paris. New cars parked in rows. Map of France showing location of Nancy. LS factories in Nancy. Men moving a crane in a steel mill. Man waving hands. Workers leave factory and catch a bus. Bus crosses intersection. Man walks into apartment house. Man sits reading newspaper with wife and child playing with doll next to him. . France, Paris, French
DN-B-056 Beta SP
While The City Sleeps (from previous entry)
Nisei, the second Japanese generation in U.S. involve in various works after released from relocation home during World War II.
Relocation of Japanese ancestry people, in United States due to security reasons, during World War II. Military Police guard with rifle at the entrance of Japanese-American internment camp in Missouri. Nisei, the Japanese of second generation in United States, at various works and profession after released from the relocation centers. Nisei farmers work in sugar beet field. A couple leaving the center gets its details checked by Military Police official and gets in a bus. A family released from an evacuation home. Details of evacuees read by an officer. Nisei work at corn field in Illinois, mechanical machines. Nisei nurse at a hospital aids a woman. Nisei man drives tractor, work on machines, feeds chicken, work in potato farms, with printing machines, at candy factory. Nisei women work making dolls, in garment factory, break eggs for military supply and stitch flags. A Nisei at a book binding factory shows his salary check. Location: United States USA. Date: 1944.
Various Subjects
JOYRIDE IN PSYCHEDELIC CAR, SCARY CLOWNS, PIG PUPPETS, PEOPLE DO WEIRD EXERCISES, CRACKED EARTH, COCKTAIL PARTY, TV FACTORY, POTATO CONVEYOR BELT, STEEL PLANT, TURBINES, HYDRAULICS
8 p.m.: [May 15, 2023 broadcast]
POLISH TROOPS HELP CANADIAN HARVEST
Unissued / Unused material. <br/> <br/>Polish soldiers help with Canadian harvest. <br/> <br/>L/S a machine gathering corn into bundles. L/S a huge pile of sugar beets. L/S a pile of sugar beets with a factory in the background. M/S a team of men working on a mechanical potato picker. L/S a machine harvesting sugar beet. <br/> <br/>M/S a flock of sheep walking over the stubble of a cornfield. C/U shepherd holding his sheepdog. M/S a mechanical beet harvester. C/U a Polish soldier pitching hay into a conveyor belt. L/S a combine harvester at work in the background with a machine gathering up the sheaves of corn at the front. <br/> <br/>Cataloguer's note: cuts for story 'The News You Talk About (aka Polish War Veterans Harvest Canada's Crop)' in 47/101 on *PM1199*.
DAN QUAYLE / POTATO FACTORY
DC FEED OF VICE PRESIDENT DAN QUAYLE TOURING A FRENCH FRY / POTATO FACTORY. 16:04:44:26 VS OF QUAYLE TOURING THE FACTORY W/ OTHERS. FTG OF HIM GREETING WORKERS. CUTS OF POTATOES AND FRENCH FRIES BEING PROCESSED BY MACHINE. 16:09:26:24 MS OF QUAYLE HOLDING A FRENCH FRY. CI: POLITICS: PRESIDENTIAL CAMPAIGN, 1992.
South Carolina
South Carolina. A tour of South Carolina in the early 1960s. 1960s, South Carolina, highways, Upcountry, Piedmont, Lowcountry, moss hanging over highway, Hampton Plantation, people in Civil War era clothing, man walking on pier, former rice paddy, plantations, Bonnie Doone Plantation, vine clad Plantation, Mulberry Plantation, workers picking cotton, cotton field, mechanical cotton picker, men examining tobacco crops in field, Darlington, tobacco market, buyers examining tobacco crops, Clemson Agricultural College, Tillman Hall, military school cadets marching in formation, military marching band, agricultural airplane / crop duster spraying agricultural field with pesticide, tractor driven flame thrower used to harvest potatoes, mechanical potato digger, workers in Lowcountry agricultural field, onions being put on ground, barrels of cucumbers, workers transporting bunches of beets, cantaloupe crop, South Carolina watermelon crop, truck transporting crops to market, woman and man eating watermelon, agricultural machine cultivating grain field, agricultural machine harvesting corn, dairy farm, cattle grazing in pasture, Upcountry, power sprayers spraying peach trees, peach country, blossoming peach trees, workers picking peaches from tree and putting into crates, workers loading crates of peaches onto tractor, winding road in Northwestern Border Country, Blue Ridge Mountains, Caesars Head State Park, man walking at Caesars Head viewpoint, Table Rock State Park, Kings Mountain State Park sign, cars driving on park road, people swimming / playing in lake, children wading in lake, day camp group, boy diving off board into lake, lifeguard seated in chair, Cheraw State Park, beach and lake, man leading thoroughbred horse, race horse practice, polo match, horseback riders and hounds fox hunting, people playing golf in pinewoods, people walking on beach and playing in water, man lying in beach chair sunbathing, Myrtle Beach, resort hotel, children floating on inflatable rafts in surf, Edisto Beach State Park, people walking on beach, Hunting Island State Park, palmetto lined beach, palmettos, Columbia, Palmetto Regiment Monument, South Carolina State House, Wade Hampton Equestrian Statue, Main Street from South Carolina State House steps, street scenes, University of South Carolina campus and libraries, Big Thursday at Carolina Stadium, University of South Carolina and Clemson University football game, drum majorettes and marching band in stadium, Clemson University cadets performing drill, football players running onto field, people in stands standing up, football game, touchdown, people in stands cheering, Winthrop College, campus, Tillman Administration Building, women walking near fountain and on campus, children operating tractors, water mills, power houses, reservoir, Lake Moultrie, Lake Murray, turbo generators, surging water, transformers, switchyards, distribution system, workers transporting stacked cotton bales, Graniteville, Old Graniteville Mill, Old Granite Mill, modern textile plant, textile mills, Greenville, Lancaster, Lancaster Cotton Mills, Grace, Bleachery, Rock Hill, printing plant, worker creating textile prints in printing plant, decorative textile prints, workers leaving factory, Lancaster, low rental homes for mill workers, Greenwood, textile community homes, cattle grazing in pasture near textile plant, Spartanburg, street scenes, Greenville, highway near forest, Georgetown, paper plant / paper mill, Rock Hill, synthetic yarn plant, Charleston, wood derived product factories, bark removed from pine wood in revolving drums, workers operating paper roller machine, worker loading cardboard folded shipping cartons onto conveyor belt, worker making wooden reel for electric cables, machine spray painting wooden soft drink case sections traveling on conveyor belt, workers making office furniture, worker stamping eyeglasses frame on machine, worker removing work glove from mannequin hand, female workers packing shrimp on factory line, worker grinding paint in machine, ornamental iron work being removed from furnace, worker stacking agricultural product bags, Charleston, cargo being loaded onto cargo ship docked at port, S.S. Steel Mariner New York cargo ship docked, Nusken Oslo cargo ship, docked, tugboat pulling cargo ship away from dock, Charleston, Cooper River Bridge, cityscape, King Street, historic part of city street scenes, quiet tree shaded streets, Rainbow Row, old doorway, decorative ironwork, multicolor pattern of roofs and gables, people taking horse drawn carriage rides on historic streets, horse drawn carriage traveling on East Battery Street, people visiting historic homes, wrought iron work on gates fences and balconies, Sword Gate House, Dock Street Theatre, St. Philip's Episcopal Church steeple from behind wrought iron balcony, people leaving church, St. Michael's Episcopal Church, The Citadel, The Military College of South Carolina, cadets marching in formation, cars driving through Hampton Park, man and woman feeding ducks and birds in pond, woman in private home landscaped garden, Belle Isle, people walking on flower boarded pathway shaded under oak trees, Brookgreen Gardens, sculptures, women designing cut Camellia flower arrangements, Camellias in bloom, Magnolia Plantation and Gardens, azaleas, people walking dog on garden path, Middleton Place, formal 18th Century tradition landscaping, ancient trees, shrubs, flowers, Rice Mill mirrored in water, lake, Cypress Gardens, cars parked in lot, people taking swamp paddle boat rides, tree reflection in water
BOY OF 15 WINS THE GEORGE MEDAL
Title reads: "Boy of 15 wins the George Medal". <br/> <br/>London. <br/> <br/>C/U of teenage boy John 'Buster' Cain smoking and serving potatoes from a market street stall. C/U of 'Buster' and another man. The man congratulates 'Buster' on winning the George Medal and asks him to "tell them all about it". 'Buster' says "right-oh governor" and turns to camera. He explains how he saved three men form a bombed factory during the Blitz, and consequently won the George Medal. He finishes his story with "and then I went to have a ginger beer in a pub". <br/> <br/>cataloguer's note: Buster's stilted speech is charming and comical - good illustration of cockneys in the war.
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PIER, HARVESTER, MOTORS, POTATO CHIPS
19 20 National edition: [issue of May 15, 2023]