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Edited footage highlighting the attendees of the 1926 Institute of American Meat Packers Convention.
Guests of the 1926 Institute of American Meat Packers Convention pose for the camera while frequently-humorous intertitles introduce them. Some of the guests included Oscar G. Mayer (president of IAMP from 1924-1928), Thomas E. Wilson (IAMP's first president), Howard Smith (Jones & Lamb Co.), Andy Loffer, F. Edson White (Armour & Company), Ed Cudahy (Cudahy Packing Company), Al Rohe (Rohe & Brother), Paul Aldrich (The National Provisioner), A.S. Hausmann, R.W. Howes (Swift & Company), Gudrun Carlson (Director of the Bureau of Home Economics of IAMP - "our only lady director"), W.C. Davis, H.H. Meyer (H. H. Meyer Packing Co.), Elmer Schroth (Schroth Packing Co.), A.D. White, Ed Wentworth, Bob Carter, Sam Nash (Cleveland Provision Co.), Ed Waterbury, J.C. Jacobs, W.A. Johns, Joseph Burns (Swift & Company), Ralph MacManus and Lester Armour (Armour & Company), Daisy Davis, and John Cutting. The film ends with scenes of men using scientific equipment around a laboratory.
20 min 35 sec
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