A Californian man spends $50 at a flea market on an antique lighter and a piece of Hollywood history.
It is engraved with "Harry Warner" on one side and "UFATone" on the other.
Harry Warner is one of the Warner brothers of the eponymous studio.
UFATone was Germany's largest studio and Hollywood's biggest competition.
What is the connection between Harry Warner, known for his anti-fascist commitment, and a studio that became the propaganda tool of the Nazi party?
The History Detectives investigate.
- Also with Elyse Luray Star Spangled Banner Is this the first official copy of the national anthem?
- Also in Depression and WWII: 1929-1945 Alcoholics Anonymous Letter Is this letter proof of one man's contribution to this secretive society?
- Also in Depression and WWII: 1929-1945 Manhattan Project Patent Was this drawing part of America's secret plans to fuel the atomic bomb?
- Also in Depression and WWII: 1929-1945 Japanese Balloon Bomb Is this scrap of fabric evidence of a secret wartime attack on the United States' mainland?
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