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Universal Newsreel – “‘Dead’ A-Bomb Hits U.S. Town (1958)”

This film is part of the Universal Newsreel collection and contains the following footage:

“(1) B-47 A-bomb fell on a house in SC, first such accident The bomb fell approx. 15,00 feet and landed on the property of Walter Gregg and his family.

(2) Los Angeles – automatic control of machine tool production line, using punched tape, developed by Hughes Aircraft Company (partial newsreel).”




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