ROARING TWENTIES SPORTS ICONS Two shots of Jack Dempsey in the boxing ring during a fight, closeup of Bobby Jones, followed by Jones sinking a forty-foot putt, tennis champ Helen Wills shakes hands with an opponent and is seen in action during a match.
BOWLING, TENNIS, GOLF Montage of sports clips from the roaring twenties: a bowling ball is tossed down an alley, two men play tennis in front of a tudor building, possibly at Forest Hills, a golfer chips out of tall grass, Bobby Jones drives a ball, several shots of spectators at a golf tournament, Bobby Jones sinks putt.
FELLER'S PITCH RACES MOTORCYCLE Cleveland Indians pitching ace Bob Feller throws a baseball faster than a cop driving an eighty-five mile per hour motorcycle in a classic, kitschy test. Feller winds up and releases the ball after the motorcycle has passed him, but the ball is seen breaking paper in the pitching target before the cop reaches it.
JOLTIN' JOE DIMAGGIO A bat smashes a plaque commemorating Wee Willie Keeler's consecutive game hits record, followed by a shot of Joe DiMaggio swinging a bat on the steps of the dugout and smiling in closeu
HITLER STRATEGIZES Hitler's words, superimposed over parade footage, read, I am willing to sign anything. I will do anything to facilitate the success of my policy. Followed by a shot of Hitler entering a building with Mussolini, three shots of Hitler laughing with officers as they strategize over a map, and a closeup of a map of western Europe.1930's/
MILITARY BUILDUP IN NAZI GERMANY Mostly shots of the military buildup in Nazi Germany: Soldiers stand atop a vehicle displaying the Nazi flag in a parade, a steam shovel scoops dirt from the ground, men use levers to hoist railroad tracks into place, a machine waters and flatens a road, men sweep a road, men construct mortar guns, overhead shot of bombs on a factory assembly line, scores of tanks lined up and raising guns, aircraft being built in a factory, tanks rolling out of factory, crowds of men walking to work and smiling for the camera, Hitler in overcoat walking and saluting amongst other top-hatted men in a parade.
SNUB POLLARD & THE DECK CHAIR Sailor Snub Pollard accidentally knocks a passenger off her deck chair, then fails to put it back together again until he throws it in frustration and it reconfigures itself. The woman sits back down but the chair collapses.
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