13185_9368_newsreel2.mov

13185_9368_newsreel2

Long shot of a religious procession of people carrying stones atop their heads. Then a medium shot statue of Virgin Mary. Medium shot of women praying with stones on their heads and carrying statue of Virgin Mary. The crowd ends up at a pit where all the stones are thrown into. Next a long shot of a building and a priest who walks with little boys. The crowd of boys surrounds him. New scene with title reading Korea with United Press written underneath. A medium shot of two men, Chaplin Meacham, who is the division Chaplin for the first Marine Division and Major Penny, who is in charge of feeding the POWs. Major Penny explains what he and the others ate for breakfast. The POWs are eager to go home and to eat some good American food. They also enjoyed seeing the Chaplin who gave communion to the Catholic men.

1950s
B&W
Not Explicit