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1958: This Week in Sports Vol. 9 #21

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Film Identifier: F.2012-03-0837
Run Time
0h 12m 30s
Format
16mm
Color
B&W
Sound
Optical
Date Produced
1958
Abstract
Black and white sports newsreel from 1958 featuring Tim Tam winning the Preakness Stakes horse race. A look back at highlights from the career of Stanley Frank Musial as he reaches the 3,000 hit milestone at Wrigley Field. At Chicago’s International Amphitheatre, the USSR weightlifting team beats the USA team in all categories except the featherweight class, won by American Isaac Berger. June Byers beats Mae Young in women’s wrestling. At the LA Coliseum, Australian Herb Elliott runs the fastest mile ever run in America: 3:57.8
Distributors
Telenews (Firm)
Actors, Performers and Participants
Glickman, Marty (is commentator)
Elliott, Herb (is participant)
Musial, Stan, (1920-2013) (is participant)
Berger, Isaac (is participant)
Byers, June (is participant)
Young, Mae (is participant)
Tim Tam (is participant)
Genre
Sports
Related Places
Chicago (production location of)
Baltimore (production location of)