BOY WINS ROUGH WATER SWIM 16-year-old Walter Stewart of San Diego is the hero in the annual ocean swim off the Pacific resort of La Jolla, California, nosing out a field of 100 swimmers to cop the trophy. Florence Chadwick leads the mermaids to the finish line.
1939 CAR RACING MONTAGE A montage of different car races from 1939:
-the rattle-bang "jalopies" in a bumpy jumpy race filled with laughs and thrills!
-Wilbur Shaw repeated his Indianapolis victory of 1937, but a sensational smash-up marred the 500 mile classic.
-John Cobb astounded the world with a speed dash of 368 M.P.H. on the Bonneville Salt flats of Utah.
WRESTLING BATTLE ROYAL It's a free-for-all in the ring during a Battle Royal wrestling match in Lake Worth, Florida that resembles a bar brawl more than a sporting event. The referee tries desperately to be the last man standing in this fight.
CROSS COUNTRY CARS European engineers try out an automobile with startling new suspension features which enable the machine to disregard the smooth pavement of the highways and cut across ditches, hills and even cliffs in a cross-country dash.
Date: 1936 - BLACK/WHITE Source: Video: DV Length: 00:00:34:00, No Audio
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