INDIANS WIN THE WORLD SERIES The Cleveland Indians wins the 1948 World Series, winning the sixth and last game, 4-3. Highlights of the other games, including the slug-fest 5th game, are shown in this thrilling round-up. Baseball's greatest spectacle breaks new records, for huge crowds, and for sporting excitement. In the wind-up contest, Bob Lemon and Gene Bearden share pitching honors for the winners.
RICHARD JOHNSON BREAKS SPEED RECORD Air Force Major Richard Johnson prepares to fly a new F86 jet fighter in California. The fighter peels off and makes a speed run, breaking the world speed record at 671 miles per hour.
SAMMAMISH SLOUGH OUTBOARD CLASSIC Famed far and wide as the world's most crooked race, the Sammamish Slough Outboard classic pits 30 of the best boat racing skippers in a thrilling speed dash along the narrow, twisting inland waterway stretching out from Lake Washington, Seattle.
JFK ADDRESSES UN GENERAL ASSEMBLY John F. Kennedy addresses the United Nations General Assembly: "Never have the nations of the world had so much to lose, or so much to gain. Together we shall save our planet, or together we shall perish in its flames."
Date: September 25, 1961 - BLACK/WHITE Source: Video: BetaSP Length: 00:00:57:00, With Audio
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