Universal Newsreel (1945)

This newsreel edition covers Senate hearings on the nomination of Henry Wallace as Secretary of Commerce and his support of the Reconstruction Finance Corporation; the need for more ... See full summary »

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Ed Herlihy Ed Herlihy ... Narrator - 1st, 3rd, 5th and 6th Segments (voice)
Jack Costello Jack Costello ... Narrator - 2nd and 4th Segments (voice)
Henry Wallace Henry Wallace ... Himself - Commerce Secretary Nominee
Jesse Jones Jesse Jones ... Himself (as Secretary of Commerce Jesse Jones)
Walter F. George Walter F. George ... Himself - Commissioner of IRS (as Sen. Walter F. George)
Claude Pepper Claude Pepper ... Himself (as Sen. Claude Pepper)
Norman T. Kirk Norman T. Kirk ... Himself - Surgeon-General
Oveta Culp Hobby Oveta Culp Hobby ... Herself - WAC Colonel (as Col. Oveta Culp Hobby)
Albert Wedemeyer Albert Wedemeyer ... Himself (as Maj. Gen. Albert Wedemeyer)
Patrick J. Hurley Patrick J. Hurley ... Himself (as Maj. Gen. Patrick Hurley)
Kai-Shek Chiang Kai-Shek Chiang ... Himself
Anthony Eden ... Himself
Archbishop Damaskinos Archbishop Damaskinos ... Himself
Raymond McCloud Raymond McCloud ... Himself - Inventor Father
Mrs. Raymond McCloud Mrs. Raymond McCloud ... Herself - Mother
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This newsreel edition covers Senate hearings on the nomination of Henry Wallace as Secretary of Commerce and his support of the Reconstruction Finance Corporation; the need for more volunteers for WAC medical units; brief looks at several leaders of the allied forces and events in China; a major fire at the Norfolk Naval Yard; an amateur's invention of a device allowing his triplets to be bottle-fed simultaneously from a common source; and the professional invention of a new form of buzz-bomb, American style. Written by Rich Wannen

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Country:

USA

Language:

English

Release Date:

25 January 1945 (USA) See more »

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Universal Pictures See more »
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Mono
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