WEST COAST HAILS FIRST WORLD SERIES Diamond history is made as the West Coast sees its first World Series with the greatest crowd in Series history, over 92 thousand, filling the huge Los Angeles Coliseum for the third, tie-breaking game. The Dodgers down the White Sox, and move on to a commanding lead in the next game.
Date: October 4, 1959 - BLACK/WHITE Source: Video: BetaSP Length: 00:01:31:00, With Audio
DODGERS WIN WORLD SERIES At Comiskey Park, Chicago, the sixth and final game of one of the most exciting World Series ever. The Los Angeles Dodgers erupt with home run blasts by Duke Snider, Wally Moon and Larry Essegian to crush the White Sox' first chance for a diamond championship in 40 years. In a wild fourth inning the Dodgers score 6 of their 9 runs--and the White Sox collect 3.
Date: October 8, 1959 - BLACK/WHITE Source: Video: BetaSP Length: 00:02:35:00, With Audio
ALPINE SLALOM In Switzerland, one hundred top skiers from 14 countries warm up for the Winter Olympics in Squaw Valley on a savagely difficult slalom course, tackling 72 gates in a 200 foot drop during a snow storm. NOTE: Reporter voice-over requires additional clearances.
GOLDEN GLOVES SEMI-FINALS At Sunnyside Gardens on Long Island, the Golden Gloves semi-finals, with 135-pounder Vince Shomo showing style and power in his win over James Brown, and heavyweight Jimmy Howard beating Lee Carr on sheer blasting power. NOTE: Reporter voice-over requires additional clearances.
L.A. DODGERS WIN WORLD SERIES In the World Series, the Los Angeles Dodgers out-hit, out-run, and out-play the White Sox to leap from last season's cellar position to the pinnacle of diamond success. NOTE: SOUND A LITTLE HOT BUT WILL BE CORRECTED ON MASTER ORDERS
TOMY LEE WINS KENTUCKY DERBY Tomy Lee and Thorn Dancer run neck and neck at the 1959 Kentucky Derby. The stretch dual ends with Tomy Lee winning the race. NOTE: SOUND A LITTLE HOT BUT WILL BE CORRECTED ON MASTER ORDERS
INTERNATONAL LIVESTOCK EXPOSITION The 50th annual International Livestock Show at the Chicago Stockyards features farmers and their steers competing for best in show. The top three and judged scrupulously before the black aberdeen steer is chosen as the winner before a crowd of thousands. NOTE: SOUND A LITTLE HOT BUT WILL BE CORRECTED ON MASTER ORDERS
PENN STATE WINS FIRST LIBERTY BOWL In Philadelphia, Penn State against Alabama in the first edition of a new post-season classic, the Liberty Bowl. It's a scoreless tussle all the way until a bit of skull-duggery in the form of a fake field goal try brings the Nittany Lions the lone tally and Penn State wins 7-0. NOTE: SOUND A LITTLE HOT BUT WILL BE CORRECTED ON MASTER ORDERS
HIGH JUMP RECORD A new record high jump by 17-year-old John Curtis Thomas of Boston University who leaps 7'l 1/4" in New York's Madison Square Garden. NOTE: SOUND A LITTLE HOT BUT WILL BE CORRECTED ON MASTER ORDERS
MUSCLE BOWL CHARITY MATCH Pro wrestlers from the Northwest don football togs to tackle the Seattle Ramblers in the annual "Muscle Bowl" charity match. Despite arm-locks and flying mares, the gridders put the grunt-and-groaners down for the count.
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