US Reconditions 49 Destroyers which are veterans of the Great War. Mrs. Edison, Wife of?
USA: San Diego:
General view of about 20 destroyers tied up in dock side by side / bows in line / funnel of destroyer / General view lowering funnel and semi view putting funnel into place / Angle shot looking thru funnel going into place / hoisting torpedo tube / sailor directing derrick / torpedo tube being lowered on deck of Destroyer / Elevated view of destroyers lined up.
Angle shot bow of wasp / Mrs. Edison holding bottle / Mrs. Edison breaks bottle on bow of Wasp and splashes man's suit / Front view Wasp Down slipway / General view 21 planes flying overhead / General view ship in water after launch
Navy - Active; United States of America
Background: US Reconditions 49 Destroyers which are veterans of the Great War. Mrs. Edison, Wife of Assistant Secretary of the Navy Launches New Aircraft Carrier "Wasp"