Swim around Manhattan Island--outtakes
Fox Movietone News Story 7-65
Coverage of a swimming competition to swim around the island of Manhattan. Sam Shields sets a new record by swimming 27.5 miles in 8.5 hours. Anne Benoit sets the new women's record to nine hours. Scenes include Anne Benoit and Lillian Garrick racing, swimmers with their team rowing alongside, views of Manhattan, athletes getting greased up, and winner Sam Shields giving a speech.
Manhattan (New York, N.Y.)--Description and travel.
New York (N.Y.)
Filmed on July 27, 1930.
Fox Movietone News (Production unit). Dorsey (Camera operator). 7 (Production unit). Laszlo (Sound). Brace (Camera operator). 6 (Production unit). Dodge (Sound).
Twentieth Century-Fox Film Corporation
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