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Universal Sports Clipreel: Part 1
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Summary: Bikes, Strong People, Gymnasts, Presidential Campaigns
Story No: X00055
Source: The Universal Archives
Aspect Ratio: 4:3
Date: 31/12/1909 00:00 AM
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Sketch of bicyclers

Eugene Sandau - World's most famous strongman

Fanny Marshall - World's most famous strongwoman

Al Kallor - Famous strong man

Gymnastics - "Lukens" performing

Child Acrobat

Contortionist - Exotic exercises

Bag punching - Gus Keller

Pro boxer - Gus Rulan training75:51 George Wallace Runs For President

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Subjects: Presidential elections, National elections, Elections, Government and politics
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Universal Sports Clipreel: Part 2
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Summary: Wrestling, Racing and Sailing
Story No: X00056
Source: The Universal Archives
Aspect Ratio: 4:3
Date: 31/12/1901 00:00 AM
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Wrestlers at New York Athletic Club

1905 Opening Day at Belmont Park Race Course (horseracing)

Cars racing the back roads of Long Island (First Vanderbilt Cup)

Motor Clubs (public became fascinated with automobiles)

1901: America's Cup (sailing)

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Subjects: Sailing, Sports
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Universal Sports Clipreel: Part 3
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Summary: Coney Island
Story No: X00057
Source: The Universal Archives
Aspect Ratio: 4:3
Date: 31/12/1909 00:00 AM
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Atlantic City / Coney Island

Coney Island - Luna Park recreation rides - early log flumes, roller coasters, "show elephants going down slides" and "boxing horses"

Dreamland - demonstration of early firefighting

Coney Island - Chariot Race

Coney Island at night (early electric lights)

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Universal Sports Clipreel: Part 4
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Summary: Beaches, Baseball And National Parks
Story No: X00058
Source: The Universal Archives
Aspect Ratio: 4:3
Date: 31/12/1916 00:00 AM
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Beaches of America showing popularity of Atlantic City Boardwalk

Baseball - Boston Fenway park

1916: national parks Service established / people in wilderness / hunting / fishing / camping. Good picture of bear by car

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Universal Sports Clipreel: Part 5
Title:
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Summary: Football, Soccer, Polo
Story No: X00059
Source: The Universal Archives
Aspect Ratio: 4:3
Date: 31/12/1919 00:00 AM
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Children playing football

Children playing soccer

"Wealthy" young men playing polo

College campus track and field competition (shot-put, hammer, long jump, hurdles, high jump)

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Subjects: Track and field, Sports
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Universal Sports Clipreel: Part 6
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Summary: Schoolboys And Military
Story No: X00060
Source: The Universal Archives
Aspect Ratio: 4:3
Date: 31/12/1919 00:00 AM
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School boys learning to ride

Outdoor military training at West Point

Posters: America needing volunteers for WWI military (colour)

Draftees training for WWI

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Universal Sports Clipreel: Part 7
Title:
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Summary: Leisure, Winter, Polo, Racing
Story No: X00061
Source: The Universal Archives
Aspect Ratio: 4:3
Date: 31/12/1929 00:00 AM
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Leisure activities - hunting, card games

Leisure time at the beach - surfing, yachts

Winter Sports (skating, sledding)

Polo

Horseracing: (racing, betting spectators, "Man O' War" and jockey Earl Sandy)

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Universal Sports Clipreel: Part 8
Title:
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Summary: Swimming, Troop Training, Boxing
Story No: X00062
Source: The Universal Archives
Aspect Ratio: 4:3
Date: 31/12/1929 00:00 AM
People: Johnny Weissmuller, Jack Dempsey
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Johnny Weissmuller - Olympic Gold Medal swimmer / Tarzan

Gertrude Ederle - First woman to swim the English Channel (her

swim and her welcome home)

YMCA - indoor swimming

US troops training / tug-o-wars and boxing

Heavyweight champ Jack Dempsey

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People: Johnny Weissmuller, Jack Dempsey
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Universal Sports Clipreel: Part 9
Title:
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Summary: Football, Baseball
Story No: X00063
Source: The Universal Archives
Aspect Ratio: 4:3
Date: 31/12/1921 00:00 AM
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College football - "Red" Grange University of Illinois

Pro football training

Notre Dame football game - Knute Rockne, spectators, parade

1921 World Series - montage of Babe Ruth - sports hero of '20s

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Subjects: Football, Sports
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Universal Sports Clipreel: Part 10
Title:
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Summary: Tennis And Golf
Story No: X00064
Source: The Universal Archives
Aspect Ratio: 4:3
Date: 31/12/1929 00:00 AM
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Bill Johnson and Bill Tilden - Davis Cup tennis stars

Suzanne Legland and Helen Wills (Women tennis stars)

Neighbourhood tennis courts

Golf Courses - players, spectators

Bobby Jones, champion golfer

Golfing: The rich and famous play (Presidents Harding and Taft,

Governor Al Smith, and John D Rockefeller)

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Subjects: Tennis, Women's tennis, Women's sports, Sports, Women's tennis
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