President Roosevelt's mother launches catamaran on lake in New York.
Title reads: "New York".
United States of America (USA).
Elderly mother of President Franklin D Roosevelt launches novel boat. M/S of crowd gathered at edge of lake. Mrs Roosevelt Senior makes short speech: "I name thee Good Will which is something we need all over the World". She then (after 3 attempts) smashes bottle of champagne on hull of small boat. Crowd around her smile - looks like relaxed, informal affair. Various shots of novel boat - catamaran - being launched onto the lake.
Note: same story also transferred as MRS ROOSEVELT LAUNCHES RAFT 1937 in UN 62 D. See separate record for details. AH 2001.