WWII - 1945, USA Homefront, Launchings: Hospital Aircraft Resist Bottle Breaking At Ceremony
Intertitle: Mercy Planes - Two Hospital Ships Christened By Mrs. Truman.
19:07:31 Bess Truman at launch of hospital planes on platform w/ other VIPs.
19:07:41 MCU MS Truman tries to break bottle on nose of large army aircraft / airplane; bottle refuses to break though try eight or nine times. All laugh.
19:08:07 Officer tries four times but it doesn’t break; others seated move out of way.
19:08:24 Naval officer w/ Mrs Truman swings bottle at nose of other aircraft, it doesn’t break so officer below hits it with hammer.
19:08:31 End title - Join The War Loan Victory Drive.
Gags. Oddities; WW2; Christening Attempts; Indestructible; Ceremony; Problems; Military Embarrassment;