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New Members Of Roosevelt Cabinet! (and Airmail Investigation)

Reel Number: 250020-01

Color: Black and White

Sound: SD

Year / Date: 1933,1934

Country: USA

Location: Arlington,DC,Virginia,Washington

TC Begins: 14:00:00

TC Ends: 14:08:55

Duration: 00:08:55

NOTE: FOR ORDERING See: www.footagefarm.co.uk or contact us at: Info@Footagefarm.co.uk Title 14:00:18 CU Secretary of War, George H. Dern of Utah, SOF “The new Administration has a tremendous responsibility but enjoys the confidence of the American people.” 14:00:26 CU Secretary of Navy, Claude A. Swanson, Virginia & head of delegation to Geneva Arms Conference. 14;00:38 MCU of Secretary of Agriculture Henry Wallace reading papers at desk, looks at ears of corn. 14:00:49 MCU Director of Budget Lewis Williams Douglas, SOF. “...formulated plan for balancing the Federal budget....for this is the road to recovery.“ 14:01:09 Title: And here are Roper & Ickes... 14:01:17 MCU Secretary of Commerce Daniel Roper SOF statement. 14:01:31 MCU Harold Ickes Secretary of Interior SOF statement. 14:01:40 Title: First posed picture of the President & His Cabinet... 14:01:51 President Roosevelt at desk flanked by seated & standing Cabinet. SOF “I think that since the invention of photography history will show that the Cabinet of various administrations have had their photographs taken during the first week...in the case of this cabinet we’ve been so busy it has taken us over 8 months...” Goes on to introduces Sec of State Hull, Sec. of War George Dern, Postmaster General James Farley, Sec. of Interior Ickes, Sec. of Commerce Roper. Sec. of Treasury William Woodin, Attorney General Homer Cummings, Sec. of Navy Claude Swanson, Sec. of Ag. Wallace, Sec. of Labor Frances Perkins. 14:03:09 Title: ...Roosevelt head the nation’s tribute at Arlington Cemetery. 14:03:20 Pres. & Mrs. FDR attend memorial services for the Unknown Soldier, place wreaths. 14:04:08 Title: Aide to Roosevelt Explains NRA...Recovery Program is working in practice. 14:04:19 War Sec. Dern at desk describes achievements, SOF “...4 million citizens have gone back to work...$50 million have been added to the payrolls...unless we have higher prices for agricultural & industrial products wages must go down instead of up...increased wages mean increased purchasing power...there can be no prosperity until prices are raised... 14:05:34 Title: Prepare Against War...National Defense Week brings official warning - Secretary Dern.” 14:05:46 MCU SOF reading statement. 14;06:17 Title: Lindbergh Visits Secretary Dern on Air Policy. Lindbergh, Dern & reporters. Pose, Dern SOF: “...I recognize Colonel Charles Lindbergh as the foremost authority on aviation matters...” hand shake. 14:07:31 Title: U.S. Army Air Corps Faces Inquiry Into War Efficiency. Investigation resulting from criticism of its flying mails is opened at Washington. 14:07:43 17Apr34 Sen. Newton Baker’s Committee posing, Dern SOF thanks them & makes statement saying qualifications of critics of Air Mail can’t be evaluated causing public confusion as to quality of military air force. 1930s; Depression; Economy; Economics; Democrats; Politics; Military Training; New Deal; 1933; 1934; NOTE: Sold at per reel rate. NOTE: FOR ORDERING See: www.footagefarm.co.uk or contact us at: Info@Footagefarm.co.uk

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