Universal Newsreels Nation's Draft Lottery Held (10/30/1940) /

This Universal newsreel focuses on two topics, as follows. Reel 1, Washington, D.C.: Historic scenes as the first peace-time draft in the U.S. gets underway. Secretary of War Stimson draws out the first number, No. 158, and as President Roosevelt broadcasts a message to the country, America's youth... Full description

Corporate Author: Films for the Humanities & Sciences (Firm)
Other Authors: Films Media Group., Universal-International (Firm)
Language: English
Published: New York, N.Y. : Films Media Group, [2010], c1940.
Online Access: Part of the Films on Demand collection.