BOYS SET NEW BIKE ENDURANCE RECORD - 1930 Four schoolboys in Hackensack, N.J. take turns riding a bicycle around Jackson Avenue School to set a new endurance record as their family and friends cheer them on.
UPSIDE DOWN PILOT SETS NEW RECORD - 1933 Captain Raffaele Colacicchi flies upside down over Rome, Italy setting a new record at 42 minutes and 37 seconds. Pilot POV from the plane that accompanies the good captain to the upside down aircraft - amazing.
AMERICAN AVIATOR AMELIA EARHART SETS RECORDS EVEN WHEN TROUBLE STRIKES A disheveled but radiant Amelia Earhart talks about her flight and intention to set new records in aviation. "Well I lost my head cover and so that caused me to lose some time which was serious to me." A reporter notes however that she has still broken her previous nonstop record by several hours.
GEHRIG SETS RECORDS - HD During a Yankees game against the Philadelphia Athletics, Lou Gehrig scores four home runs. However news of John McGraw's resignation as manager of the New York Giants overshadows Gehrig's accomplishment. Gehrig goes on to set a world recording for playing in two thousand consecutive games, earning the nickname "Iron Horse." Master in Apple Pro Res 422 HQ 29.97fps 1080p.
Date: 1940s - BLACK/WHITE Source: HD Length: 00:00:44:00, With Audio
FINAL U.S. OLYMPIC TRIALS FOR ATHLETICS Final trials for the upcoming U.S. Olympics in Los Angeles see Bob Hayes tie the American record in the 100-meter dash while new world records are set by Ralph Boston in the broad jump and Rex Cawley in the 400-meter event. PLEASE NOTE: VIDEO & AUDIO OF NEWS ANCHORS & REPORTERS IS NOT AVAILABLE FOR LICENSING.
MT. SAN ANTONIO COLLEGE RELAYS TRACK MEET New records are met and set at the Mt. San Antonio College Relays in Walnut, California. Doreen Porter of New Zealand takes first in the 100-yard dash while Al Oerter breaks his own record in the discus throw. James Grelle edges Archie San Romani Jr. out for first in the mile run.
FEMALE PILOT JERRIE MOCK CIRCLES GLOBE SOLO Ohio mother of three Geraldine "Jerrie" Mock sets out to finish what Amelia Earhart started and completes the first solo around-the-world flight by a woman pilot, and in a record 29 days too.
HOME RUN RECORDS SET BY LOU GEHRIG - HD Titles appearing over a rotating baseball show New York Yankee Lou Gehrig's home run records from 1936 to 1938 at the peak of his career. Master in Apple Pro Res 422 HQ 29.97fps 1080p.
Date: 1940s - BLACK/WHITE Source: HD Length: 00:00:16:00, With Audio
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