Two oil tankers loaded with benzine collide off American coast killing crew of 20.
United States of America, U.S.A.
Title missing, according to original issue sheet should read: "Oil tanker ablaze. Crew of 20 killed in collision between oil vessels fully laden with benzine".
L/S of a tanker at sea; the entire vessel is engulfed in thick black smoke. M/S of part of the tanker; balls of flames and smoke rise into the air.
Intertitle: "Fuel worth $250,000 is quickly devoured by the roaring flames".
L/S of the enormous cloud of smoke coming off the tanker, taken from the shore. L/S of the blazing ship, tilt up the clouds of smoke.