1934 BIKE MARATHON & CUBAN DEMONSTRATION Jack Dempsey gives the start of the six-day bicycle endurance race at Madison Square Garden in New York. Meanwhile in Havana, Cuba its a first as radical and conservative undergraduate students join together in a demonstration honoring classmates who fell in the revolution.
INVENTIONS AND FASHIONS OF 1934 Inventions of 1934 include an autogyro test run over Washington D.C., a flying bicycle that didn't fly and a talking robot. In the world of fashion hairstyles showed off the nape of the neck and elaborate curls, a milliner made models out of her clients' heads and fur coats were popular for both the ladies and the men.
SIX-DAY BIKE MARATHON - 1 Top cyclists from around the world kick off the 54th international six-day bike marathon around a track inside Madison Square Garden, N.Y. The "squirrel cage" marathon or "race to nowhere" as its been called is fraught with peril as cyclists have to keep their balance on the curved track as well as keep in the game for six days if they want to win.
eFootage is a premier HD, film and video stock footage archive (contemporary and vintage) specializing in news, industrial, and more.
We have over one million additional stock footage clips that we can search upon request.
A premier dv, film and video, digital and hd stock footage archive