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The Gerald N. Bench Films - Family Reunions (1957)

Bruce Malone

Silent | 1957

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  •  Bob and Geraldine Malone puts a coat of paint on the hull of a boat 
  •  In uniform 
  •  Bob shows off his chicken pox 
  •  Nascent beard... 
  •  ...turned trimmed goatee 
  •  Louise and Gerald Bench pose with their grown daughter 
  •  Washington Monument 
  •  Jefferson Memorial 
  •  Family Christmas in Florida 
  •  Playing mahjong 
  •  A Christmas kiss 
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In this 1957 home movie, Gerald and Louise Bench visit their daughter Geraldine and son-in-law Bob Malone at their home in Florida. Bob shows off for the camera, revealing his chicken pox and trimmed goatee. Later, the extended family travels to Washington, DC, to see the sights. Back in Florida, the Bench and Malone families celebrate Christmas.