On board the fishing boat Alden, out of Gloucester, Massachusetts. During the chase of a mackerel school, the skipper signals for the rear dory to cut loose from the big boat. The big boat continues in a circle, towing the seining boat and net, which is dropped overboard as they go along. The dory, which is then in a stationary position, waits at the other end of the net. Here the seining boat and the dory are making the contact
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Transfer; United States. Office of War Information. Overseas Picture Division. Washington Division; 1944.
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Film copy on SIS roll 9, frame 2011.