SNOWMOBILE RACES In Georgian Bay, Ontario, hitting speeds as high as 100 m.p.h., drivers of snowmobiles or "scoots" powered by airplane engines skip along the ice in a thrilling winter classic. One of the vehicles is badly damaged in a collision.
JUNIOR BOXING TOURNAMENT Scrappy sons of naval families at the Academy embark on the annual Junior Boxing tournament. They practice their punches in a group warm-up session. The youngsters display plenty of pep and punch in the amusing bouts.
OLYMPIC RELAY RACE IN WEMBLEY STADIUM The disputed 400-meter relay from the 1948 Summer Olympics in London, England, which these official films later proved the U.S. runners had won. Fans watch in the historic Wembley Stadium.
COLLEGE LACROSSE GAME Lacrosse, the ancient game played with sticks and a built-in basket, thrills a host of fans, as the Johns Hopkins University team scores a close decision, 10-8, over the University of Maryland.
CITATION WINS THE KENTUCKY DERBY The 74th running of the Kentucky Derby draws 100,000 racing fans to Churchill Downs in Louisville, Kentucky. Fans place their bets. Women drink mint julips in Kentucky Derby glasses. Citation goes ahead in the stretch to win by 3 1/2 lengths. Coaltown is second, and My Request third.
CITATION WINS THE PREAKNESS Citation, winner of the Derby, does it again. The Calumet Farm's great 3-yr.-old wins the Preakness Stakes at Pimlico Race Course in Baltimore, Maryland, with Eddie Arcaro riding. Slow motion footage of Citation at the end of the race.
HARMON WINS THE MASTERS The coveted Masters title, golf's blue-ribbon event goes to Claude Harmon of Winged Foot, who finishes first in Savannah, Georgia with three 70's and a 69, tying the 279 course record. Other golfers playing before the crowd of 11,000 spectators include Bobby Locke, Lloyd Mangram, Henry Cotton, Byron Nelson, and Cary Middlecoff Middlecoff wins second place.
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