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Drug Abuse: The Chemical Tomb

Drug Abuse: The Chemical Tomb

  1969 Interesting anti-drug film criticizing drug use as an inhibitor of necessary social change. Director: Alan Kishbaugh. Camera: Charles Sutton. Narrator: Chuck Bowman. Stresses the dangers of becoming physically and emotionally dependent on drugs even after...

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How to Be Well Groomed

How to Be Well Groomed

  1949 Siblings Don and Sue show how they keep themselves well groomed throughout the school week and for their Friday night dates.  

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Where the Sun Reigns

Where the Sun Reigns

  1955 Tour of the scenic Miami-Dade County area. With many views of attractions at ground level and from a helicopter. Director: John Behney.

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Are You Popular?

Are You Popular?

  1947 One of the best examples of post-World War II social guidance films, with examples of “good” and “bad” girls, proper and improper dating etiquette, courtesy to parents, and an analysis of what makes some people popular and others not. A scream and a...

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Roads to Romance: Coral Gables

Roads to Romance: Coral Gables

  1950 Travelogue, made for theatrical showing, promoting tourism in Coral Gables, Florida. Shows colorful parrots, the University of Miami, and a visit to the beach.

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Survival Under Atomic Attack

Survival Under Atomic Attack

  1951 "Explains" the dangers of the atomic bomb, the effects of radiation and how to protect oneself if caught in the open or in the home.

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Atomic Alert (Elementary version)

Atomic Alert (Elementary version)

Frightening civil defense procedure film aimed at Cold War-era elementary school students.
Explains steps to take in case of an atomic bomb alert or a bombing without warning at school, in the open or at home. Gives simple explanation of nuclear fusion.

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