Description: LATE 1940'S EARLY 1950'S TRANSPORTATION & THE SHIPPING & DELIVERY END OF COMMERCE. GREAT AMERICAN INDUSTRY KIND OF IMAGES; NX VAR traffic headlights. DX HS freeway/highway traffic. POV car driving thru tunnel. Howard Johnson's motel. TRACK bus ;DX POV from bus, OTS bus driver. WS cheerful passengers. Greyhound bus pulls off road into truck stop and passengers exit; DX man at FULL SERVICE, gas station cleaning windows on car, family looking at map, man gets into big rig and drives off, freeways; DX man pulls up in old truck and delivers mail, VAR highways signs, city street signs, street traffic in big city; DX turn of the century 1890's town, peds on old street in the days of bicycles, VAR horse drawn vehicles having trouble; DX horse drawn carriage stuck in snow, mud. WS farm, mother & daughter doing chores woman using water pump, girl churning butter; INT farmhouse woman lights kerosene lamp. DX man driving 1910's/1920's car trouble- automobile thru countryside stops, looks under hood; DX 1900's people driving horseless carriage, followed by progression of early automobiles to 1930's. Man hails taxi & gets in; DX woman hands lunchbox to man leaving for work, waves goodbye. 1940's cars in parking lot. Man carrying lunchbox gets out of car; DX workers entering & leaving factory. Car stops on country road, man hops out & opens gate. School bus stops & kids get out; DX Police car drives up, officers wave. TRACK fire engine. TRACK ambulance. Highway traffic. HS cars parked along beach; DX people at beach. Parking lot outside stadium. Man takes golf clubs out ofcar. VAR people at park. INT HS people in bus station; INT MS woman buying tickets. DX people board bus. VAR destinations on bus. VAR buses, people boarding. Mechanic checking bus; VAR INT cannery, cans on conveyer belt (sort of) man nailing crates, men loading truck. DX trucks on street, man unloading truck; DX rather cluttered storefront window. VAR people window shopping, little girl looks at toys. Mannequins. Construction workers ;INT pharmacy. Hoisting raw material from truck. Loading tractors onto truck. VAR INT grocery store, shoppers, stocking shelves; Man delivers toy tricycle to kid. INT woman picks up phone CU hand dialing telephone. DX VAR delivery trucks, depot, shipping goods; Plane T/O, AIR TO AIR plane over NYC. Passengers deplane. Package slides down ramp from airplane. Man refueling plane; Men load plane. Passengers about to board plane. Loading cargo onto ship. Illustrations of trucks from year 1900 to present...1947; INT illustrator drafting design for contemporary truck. Loading truck with logs/raw lumber. VAR specialized trucks; Farm workers men harvesting pineapples! New York Public Library book van stops before bunch of kids on sidewalk; American Transportation Co. bldg. INT office with all those women typing. Semi truck hitching up to trailer, driving off ;INT office man on phone, writes on chalkboard, dispatcher speaks into radio microphone, CU microphone. MS truckdriver on C.B. radio ;TRACK truck on road, VAR truck drivers in cabs. Doctor giving man check up. Truck pulling out, VAR trucks in traffic, one says FINK; INT engine lowered into truck. VAR mechanics servicing trucks routine maintenance. Roadwork men laying new street/highway; INT city planners making model of roads & park. Cars on street/highway. WS freeway. Truck on highway; Happy truckdriver leaning out of window, truck driving on lonely country road. Couple in convertible waving (at camera); Happy truckdriver waves back. Cute highway themed The End. The bottom line: Trucks. Semi trucks. Eighteen wheelers. ;
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