SPEED BOATS IN RACING CLASSIC In Miami, Florida sleek hydroplanes get away to fast starts in the annual Biscayne Bay Regatta. It's a thrilling sight as the bouncy skip-jacks zoom and turn on the watery course, with Frank Driggers driving Dolphin III to victory.
KIDS UNDERWATER AND SPEEDBOAT RECORD BROKEN These tiny youngsters, ranging
from 3 to 10 years, demonstrate amazing undersea agility. They even "rescue" their instructor. Great underwater shots. In Miami, Florida, sensational speed trials on Biscayne Bay. S. Mortimer Auerbach sends his Emancipator 7 whizzing over a watery course and breaks five previous world's records before motor trouble forces him to quit.
MOTORBOAT RACES ON SCHUYLKILL RIVER Racing motorboats kick up the placid waters of Philadelphia’s Schuylkill River. Lewis Carlisle is presented with the coveted Sir Thomas Lipton Cup after coming in first.
GAR WOOD DEFEATS KAYE DON - 1932 Speed demon Gar Wood and his speedboat Miss America X race to victory over English challenger Kaye Don and his boat Miss England II, which develops engine trouble. No records are broken although both boats reach speeds of close to 100 miles an hour.
THRILLS & SPILLS OF 1933 From an unfortunate motorcycle rider to speed boat races, strike riots, crashing planes and more cameras capture some of the most thrilling moments and horrific crashes of 1933.
NEW ONE-MILE WATER SPEED RECORD SET - 1932 Aerials and more of Gar Wood setting a new world water speed record for the one-mile hydroplane boat race with his Miss America X at Algonac, Michigan. Former rival and record holder Kaye Don and his boat Miss England III are on hand for the great event. After it's all over the two rivals pose together.
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