13185_7526_pt18.mov

13185_7526_pt18

1938. Title card reads: "Langley Field, Virginia. Full-sized plane can be tested in giant wind tunnel." WS of men standing in a giant wind tunnel. The wind tunnel was built at the research laboratories of the National Advisory Committee for Aeronautics (NACA). LS of airplane wings being tested in the wind tunnel. MS of wind passing over an airplane wing. MS of a scientist holding a model airplane. Model plane flies in a small free flight tunnel.

1938. Title cards read: "The world of sports," and "Yanks win the series." WS of Yankee's stadium interior during the baseball game. CU of players pitching and hitting. WS of players running to bases. LS of Red Ruffing pitching for the Yankees. WS of fans in stadium cheering. Chicago Cubs player runs to home and is greeted by teammates at the plate. WS of Lou Gehrig rounding third as he runs to home plate. Yankees win the world series. MS of the mayor of New York, Fiorello Henry La Guardia, holding his nose (insinuating the Cubs stink). WS of the fans rushing the field.

1930s
B&W
Not Explicit