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Documentary short film intended to drum up support for the Fifth War Loan Campaign. It shows a happy family in the future of 1960 enjoying the prosperity and advantages made possible by the successful prosecution of the war, and how the sacrifices of 1944 have made the world a better place.

  1. LeRoy Prinz


  2. James Bloodworth


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  1. Charles Ruggles

    Charles Ruggles

    Mr. Ames

  2. Olive Blakeney

    Olive Blakeney

    Mrs. Ames

  3. Jack Carson

    Jack Carson


  4. Benny Goodman

    Benny Goodman


  5. Jimmy Lydon

    Jimmy Lydon

    Danny Ames

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Status Released

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  • April 11, 1944


Original Language English

Runtime 0h 20m

Budget -

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