The knife-thrower mother who practiced on her kids

She’s from Texas, where else?

Louella Gallagher the badass knife throwing mother from Texas 3

The film itself is a typical post WW 2 news documentary on Americans, making use of the new moving image format to entertain hard working people at their homes, after coming back from work. We’re in 1950, the US is building itself into becoming the new world empire, as war veterans return home. As part of the process, the media is looking to portray every aspect of American life, and especially what happened to the families and mothers who were holding their households alone during the war years.