Military personnel on the beach during the Army-Navy Maneuvers that took place off the coast of Southern California at the end of 1946. The goal of the war games was to practice two maneuvers: Operation Mountain Goat, an amphibious landing designed to dislodge "enemy" troops, and Operation Oilskin, a landing to cut off "enemy" communications. The Army, Navy, and Marine Corps aircrafts participated in the exercise.
Potentate Leonard P. Steuart of Washington, D.C. have been taking part in a Shrine-survey tour since Christmas Day across the nation - together, he and Deputy Imperial Potentate Hugh M. Caldwell of Seattle discuss upcoming events involving Shriners' conventions, luncheons and banquets.
A crowd watches as Mrs. E. E. Remsberg speaks to her brother, President Warren G. Harding, and other prominent people listen in. A map of the United States is on the table in front of Mrs. Remsberg. The black line across the map probably represents the path of the telephone wires that connected Anaheim to Washington D. C.