Standard Oil Company (Ohio) (Sponsored), Cinecraft, Inc. (Production company), Guthrie, Warren A., 1911-1986 (Onscreen presenter)
Training film for new SOHIO service station managers. Includes an overview of the use of cars in the United States and provides a detailed history of the SOHIO corporation and its mission. The film finishes by highlighting the company's strategy for remaining competitive on a local level: elimination of waste and inefficiency, products of dependable quality, and an organization of proved judgement, loyalty, and ability. Hosted by Warren Guthrie, SOHIO's public relations director.
Educational film about the newspaper industry in Ohio. Provides a brief historical overview of printed publications in the state, and details how both small, local journals, as well as large, urban papers, are produced. Part of The Ohio Heritage series.
Standard Oil Company (Ohio) (Sponsor), Cinecraft, Inc. (Production company), Siedel, Frank (Screenwriter), Guthrie, Warren A., 1911-1986 (Narrator), Culley, Ray, 1904-1983 (Director)
Film highlighting the resources provided by Great Lakes of North America, concentrating on the gigantic, low cost transportation system that links Ohio and other Midwest states to the seaways of the world. Contains numerous shots of various cargo ships and an animated demonstration of how the Soo Locks of Lake Superior functions. Part of The Ohio Heritage series.
Warren Guthrie hosts this film exploring the history of towboats used on the Ohio River. Contrary to the name, towboats did not actually tow anything, but pushed huge barges along their fronts. These work boats were largely reposonsible for bringing modern transport shipping to the river, carrying millions of tons of products each year.
Sohio Shale Oil Company (sponsor), Brown, Joe E. (Joe Evan), 1892-1973 (actor), Griffin, Merv, 1925-2007 (actor), Guthrie, Warren A., 1911-1986 (speaker), Farrell, Rita (actor)
Film introducing new Boron supreme gasoline depicts various automobile milestones in Ohio history beginning in 1898. Actors include Rita Farrell, Merv Griffin and Joe E. Brown, with host Warren Guthrie. Includes statements from Sohio's Vice President in charge of Sales, Sam Elliott and Chairman of the Board of Directors.
Standard Oil Company (Ohio) (sponsor), Culley, Ray, 1904-1983 (director), Siedel, Frank (screenwriter), Guthrie, Warren A., 1911-1986 (narrator), Cinecraft, Inc. (production company)
Description of the history of flight in the Ohio area. Includes photographs of the Wright Brothers flight and historical footage of various aircrafts. Introduces the Air Force Museum in Dayton, Ohio and contains footage of aircrafts from museum.