SPEED WALKING RACE John Rahkonen, winner of the last year's "heel & toe" marathon leads the race in the National 25-mile classic at Franklin Park in Boston. He finishes in less than 4 hours, beating John Deni by 3 minutes.
Date: November 1, 1939 - BLACK/WHITE Source: Video: BetaSP Length: 00:00:47:00, No Audio
FLOODED STREETS OF SHANGHAI The citizens of Shanghai wade and drive through flooded streets after a disastrous flood inundated the greater part of the city. Comic relief is afforded by motorist who gets dunked trying to get into his car.
Date: November 1, 1939 - BLACK/WHITE Source: Video: BetaSP Length: 00:00:35:00, No Audio
FIRE FIGHTERS DROP FROM SKY The U.S. Forest Service tries a daring and novel method of combating forest fires- parachute fighters, equipped with special tools and clothes, drop from speeding planes to fight isolated blazes!
Date: November 1, 1939 - BLACK/WHITE Source: Video: BetaSP Length: 00:00:57:00, No Audio
ROCKEFELLER CENTER COMPLETE Impressive ceremonies mark the completion of the last steel column in the last unit of Rockefeller Center. John D. Rockefeller Jr. gives a speech and drives the silver rivet, while city and civic leaders look on.
Date: November 1, 1939 - BLACK/WHITE Source: Video: BetaSP Length: 00:01:43:00, With Audio
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