[Vermont Forest Service Films] Reel 1

Parade of military or paramilitary men in large city (Boston?). One points to donkey with “Miss Arizona” blanket on her. Men in uniform mill around entrance to Police Station. Women in uniform march toward camera. Placard: “Vermont.” Street shots of crowd on sidewalk watching military band and veterans walking by. One of the drums is […]

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[Raymond Cotton—home movies] Reel 2

Intertitle: “Raymond C. Cotton Presents FIELD OF BLUE THE STORY OF MAINE’S BLUEBERRY INDUSTRY. AUGUST Bushes and weeds are cut”. Man with scythe cuts bushes in field. Men with axes work on larger bushes and small trees.;Intertitle: “OCTOBER Hay is spread for fuel”. A truck loaded with hay drives in field. Men sprinkle hay around […]

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