Compilation for American Thanksgiving Day. Various shots of thanksgiving scenes, such as family gathered to?
Exterior v. Church in country. CU tilt up church bell ringer up to bell. side v. Country church. Gen V. church people enter. Angle V. church. CU angle v. synagogue exterior. Gen V. interior church - showing altar. CU angle V. stained glass in church. LV looking up at Minister entering pulpit. SV mountain and clouds. SV Convoy Scene. CU top view WACS saluting. STV pan sailors lined up. Melange scenes red Cross nurse on field. CU mother at window - looks out.
SEAS SBV Church service aboard Ship.
U.S.A.: American Thanksgiving Day - 1943 New York, U.S.A. GAV mountains to village. GV New York skyline - skyscrapers. GTV wheat field. GV sheep in field. SV mountains - clouds move past. CU cross - sun comes thru.
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Background: Compilation for American Thanksgiving Day. Various shots of thanksgiving scenes, such as family gathered to eat the annual turkey dinner and church services. The shadow of war falls over the celebrations, loved ones remember those figting overseas through photographs and prayer. With English commentary about the nature of thanksgiving and its meaning during wartime. A religious interpretation of the festival.